Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone Are Producing a Comedy Pilot for TV Land

ben falcone melissa mccarthyWife/husband team Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone have a new comedy series in the works at TV Land. The Wrap reports that McCarthy and Falcone are executive producing a single-cam comedy pilot called Friends with Melissa based on the lives of their friends Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf, and Rachel Ramras, “who watched as their friends from The Groundlings went on to star in blockbuster comedies and win Oscars, while they toiled away writing for children’s television.” McCarthy will also appear in the pilot. Davidson, Dorf, and Ramras most recently wrote for Adult Swim’s animated series Mike Tyson Mysteries.

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