For USA Network, 2013 is a laughing matter.
Paging Dr. Freed
USA Network is ordering a pilot from writers Cheryl Heuton and Nicolas Falacci based on a short story from the Elmore Leonard anthology "When the Women Come Out to Dance."
With the scripts gestating at USA Network for months, comedies "Paging Dr. Freed" and "Sirens" have finally been given their pilot orders.
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Director Brian Levant , right, and writer-producer Michael Feldman have signed with management shingle Inphenate. Levant's past credits include "The Spy Next Door" and "Are We There Yet" and…
Seeking to regain its status as the No. 1 basic cabler in the 18-49 demo, USA used its exec-free upfront to push an expansion in both drama and comedy as well as adding more reality to its mix -- and…