'Big D' lands on CBS' comedy pilot slate
Project centers on N.Y. couple who moves to DallasThursday was a "Big D" for CBS, which picked up a multicamera comedy pilot from Jackie Filgo and Jeff Filgo.
The project, from Warner Bros. TV, centers on a New York couple who moves to the man's hometown of Dallas, where his Southern-belle mother makes life complicated for his East coast wife.
"Big D" is close in concept to another multicamera pilot at CBS, Linwood Boomer's "The Karenskys."
That project, from Universal Media Studios, is about a woman who returns to her hometown when her husband's job relocates them.