Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Development News - CBS Orders New Pilot for Multi-Camera Comedy 'Superior Donuts' Starring Jermaine Fowler

Development News - May 25, 2016

CBS' Superior Donuts.

  • The multi-camera comedy pilot was one of the few pilots still in contention at the broadcast networks following the upfronts. And now, CBS has decided to order a new pilot for the project for midseason consideration. As of right now, Jermaine Fowler, Maz Jobrani and David Koechner are the only cast members from the original pilot continuing with the new pilot. Brian d'Arcy James was set as the original co-lead opposite Fowler, but his role is being recast. Neil Goldman, Garrett Donovan and Bob Daily are writing the new pilot. CBS Television Studios produces.