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NBC Gives Orders to 3 Comedy Pilots

'Love is Relative,' 'Mission Control,' 'Ellen More or Less' grab greenlights

NBC’s pilot orders continue to roll in, with greenlights going to three comedy projects: “Love Is Relative,” “Mission Control” and “Ellen More or Less.”

“Relative,” from 20th Century Fox TV project is exec produced by Tom Werner’s Good Humor TV and 3 Arts, with scribe Dan Mazer, Werner and Tom Lassally serving as exec producers. It’s a multicamera gaffer about a married couple who start to see their marriage in a new light when the wife’s newly divorced brother moves in.

Universal TV’s “Mission Control” hails from Gary Sanchez Prods. and writer David Hornsby. It’s set in 1962 revolving around a woman who butts heads with a macho astronaut in the race to land on the moon.

Also from Universal TV is “Ellen More or Less,” penned by “New Girl” alum J.J. Philbin who exec produces with Jason Katims. Project centers on a woman who reinvents herself after losing 100 pounds.

Follow all the pilot season development activity with Variety.com’s Pilot Scorecard.

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