Prexy greenlights first telepic
Principal photography will start this month on romantic comedy “The One,” an original television movie for ABC Family starring Meredith Monroe and Richard Ruccolo.Project marks the first telepic greenlit by ABC Family president Angela Shapiro. Scheduled to premiere in January on the cabler, the pic stars Ruccolo (“Two Guys and a Girl”) as a caterer who is smitten by an engaged woman portrayed by Monroe (“Dawson’s Creek”). Thesp Gabriel Hogan portrays the fiance of Monroe’s character. Orly Adelson Prods. is producing, while Ron Lagomarisino will direct from a script written by Peter Wortman and Bob Conte. Orly Adelson and Alan Jacobs are exec producing.