CW picks up 'Hell on Earth'


CW has picked up "Hell on Earth," a comedy pilot from CBS Paramount Network Television. Written and executive produced by Jack Amiel and Michael Begler, the project centers on a "mean girl" who, after getting hit by a bus, goes to purgatory and is given a second chance at life as an ordinary girls from the wrong side of the tracks. Amiel and Begler's credits include features "The Shaggy Dog," "Raising Helen" and "The Prince & Me."