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NBC Orders a Comedy Pilot with a Lesbian Lead, Produced by Ellen DeGeneres

NBC has ordered a pilot for a new comedy targeted for the 2014-15 TV season. Called One Big Happy, the sitcom is created by 2 Broke Girls writer/producer Liz Feldman and is executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres. The plot follows a lesbian and her straight male best friend who decide to have a baby together, with matters becoming complicated when he meets and marries the love of his life. Feldman, like DeGeneres, is a lesbian, and has written for DeGeneres's daytime talk show, Ellen, in the past. NBC started developing One Big Happy in the fall. The network currently has one sitcom with a gay lead character (Sean [...]

Steve Carell Went on 'Ellen' Dressed as His 'Despicable Me' Character

Here's an example of the kind of frightening (and fun) things that happen on daytime TV when all of us are at work or napping.