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Exclusive: Derek Waters re-reteams with Michael Cera for FX comedy project

Derek Waters, who’s behind the “Funny or Die” Web series “Drunk
History,” has partnered with thesp Michael Cera and scribe Emily Kapnek
to develop a comedy for FX.

Waters, Cera and Kapnek are the exec
producers behind “13th Grade,” which centers on a high school graduate
who’s content with his meager lifestyle — until his girlfriend dumps
him for being “stuck” between childhood and adulthood.

Waters is
onboard to star in the project, which is based on an idea by him and
Paige Gullivan. Cera is co-writing the script with Gullivan.

Read more here.

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