Tolan, Tarses behind comedies
Fox ordered a pair of comedy pilots Friday from Sony Pictures Television.
“Let It Go” is a single-camera ensemble comedy about a married couple, his best friend, and her sister as they try to navigate, negotiate, and sometimes manipulate society’s unspoken rules. DJ Nash (“Traffic Light”), Peter Tolan (“Rescue Me”) and Michael Wimer (“2012”) of Fedora Entertainment are executive producers.
Also ordered was “Hire Me,” about an uptight, young executive who hires his dad for an entry level position and is shocked to discover that his new hire is a disruptive office clown. Jamie Tarses and Julia Franz of FanFare Prods. will executive produce with writers Eli Jorne and Reed Agnew (“Wilfred”).