ABC Family picks up 'Melissa & Joey'
Series order follows 'Pretty Little Liars,' 'Huge'ABC Family continued its series pickup streak this week with a 10-episode order to comedy pilot "Melissa & Joey."
It follows the 10-episode pickups of new dramas "Pretty Little Liars" and "Huge" earlier in the week.
David Kendall and Bob Young wrote the project and are also executive producing, as is Paula Hart.
"Melissa & Joey," which reunites Hart and Lawrence who toplined ABC Family's hit original movie "My Fake Fiance," is slated to premiere in 2010.
"Melissa & Joey" was one of two comedy pilots ordered by ABC Family last fall. The other one, from writer Michael Jacobs, is not going forward.
Additionally, the network confirmed drama series "Lincoln Heights" will not be renewed for a fifth season.