The Big Four networks triggered an avalanche of 22 pilot orders on Tuesday evening, signaling an early start to the marathon casting process that will determine the fate of many projects.
Better Off Ted
"Better Off Ted" scribes Kat Likkel and John Hoberg have inked a two-year overall deal with ABC Studios.
NBC has greenlighted "Friends with Benefits," from the scribes behind "500 Days of Summer."
ABC's revamped "Scrubs" will return to the network airwaves Dec. 1.
Broadcast network biz unveiled primetime lineups for the 2009-10 season last week.
It felt a lot like May on Monday at ABC, which capped off an unusual pilot season with five series orders.