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Conan O'Brien Is Producing a Fox Comedy from a 'Community' Writer

TV development season is winding down, but Conan O'Brien just sold a new sitcom to Fox that he'll produce through his company Conaco, Deadline reports. Fox has given a script order for a pilot to the show, called Bob's New Heart Show (a play on the title of The Bob Newhart Show). It's a single-camera medical comedy written by Ben Wexler (Community, The Good Guys, Still Standing) and revolving around "a young hotshot doctor who, after receiving a heart transplant, re-evaluates his life and takes over the small family practice in the working-class neighborhood where he grew up." Conaco currently produces O'Brien's eponymous TBS talk show and Chris [...]