Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr. Developing ‘The Henchman’ Comedy at Fox

johnson_wayansNew Girl’s Damon Wayans Jr. and Jake Johnson are working on a single-cam comedy for Fox. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Johnson and Wayans are writing a comedy for the network called The Henchman, which would star Wayans as Norris, “a man fighting to find the balance between his family and pursuing his dream of being a successful henchman.” If the project lands a series order, Vali Chandrasekaran (Modern Family, 30 Rock) will serve as showrunner.

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