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Norman Lear’s Senior Comedy ‘Guess Who Died’ Moving Forward at NBC

The network has handed out a sizable pilot-production commitment to the long-gestating project.

WGA Awards: Steve Carell, Patricia Arquette, Patrick Stewart Among West Coast Presenters

Bob Saget, Scott Foley, Adam Scott and James Corden will also hand out trophies at the L.A. ceremony.

WGN America Orders ‘Titans’ Straight to Series, Eyes Slave Drama

The network is nearly doubling its scripted slate

Denis Leary Calls ‘Rescue Me’ Co-Creator Peter Tolan ‘Gay’ — And He Is

As FX turns 20, Tolan and his fellow creator/executive producer Leary reflect on their show -- and the fact that Tolan is, yep, "gay."

‘The Office’s’ Ellie Kemper To Star in NBC’s Peter Tolan Comedy Pilot

Kemper will star in the past and present comedy about a chubby, awkward and incredibly confident 13-year-old who grew up to be a 31-year-old woman who still marches to the beat of her own drum.

CBS Hands Out Pilot Order to Jim Gaffigan/Peter Tolan Comedy

He'll co-write with Peter Tolan and star in the single-camera comedy from Sony Pictures Television.

TCA 2012: FX’s John Landgraf Calls Out Netflix, Bashes Rivals and Admits Fighting with Showrunners

The FX Networks president and general manager admits to having "knock-down, drag-out" fights with Ryan Murphy about "Nip/Tuck" and "massive" disagreements with "Rescue Me" creators Peter Tolan and Denis Leary.

Fox Greenlights Comedy from ‘Rescue Me,’ ‘Bent’ and ‘Wilfred’ Scribes

Peter Tolan's "Let it Go" and Jamie Tarses' "Must Hire" have been picked up to pilot.

‘Rescue Me’ Series Finale: What the Viewers Are Saying

The mostly positive reactions range from "awesome ending" to "phenomenal," yet one person calls it "scatterbrained and uneven."

‘Rescue Me’s’ Denis Leary, Peter Tolan Spill Secrets About Series in Candid, Funny Conversation

The co-creators reveal to THR how the FX show -- whose series finale airs Wednesday night -- was almost a Toronto-filmed comedy on HBO, their hopes (and fears) for the legacy of the show and what's in store for the bickering pair.

‘Drop Dead Diva,’ ‘Rescue Me’ Creators Developing Drama for ABC

The network also picks up a script for a drama from "Detroit 1-8-7" executive producers.