'Book of Mormon' thesp to pen comedy; ABC in for 'Murder Season'
Gary Sanchez Prods. cut an overall deal with Universal Television in July. Earlier this month, Gad joined the ensemble cast of Stuart Blumberg’s sex addiction pic “Thanks for Sharing” along with Gwyneth Paltrow, Mark Ruffalo and Tim Robbins. In other development news, ABC has ordered a drama script from ABC Studios from the producers of “Castle.” Laurie Zaks and Moira Kirland sold “Murder Season,” a drama that focuses on Mia Donnelly, a gifted but troubled FBI profiler who struggles to hide a dark secret from her past. Zaks is an exec producer on “Castle,” where Kirland serves as a co-exec producer and writer. Gad is repped by ICM and Brillstein Entertainment Partners.