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Friday, September 30th, 2011

TBS Picks Up Cheers 2: Electric Booze-aloo

Comedian Steve Byrne will star in Sullivan and Son, a half-hour comedy for TBS about a "legendary Pittsburgh bar, which serves as the unofficial 'town hall' of the working-class neighborhood." Showrunner Rob Long's experience as a writer and executive producer on Cheers seems to indicate that TBS is angling for a new barroom classic. Who will play the wizened old-timer in the corner doling out sardonic advice??