WB anchors Craig’s sporty ‘Charlie’

Show set in sports anchor casting world

HOLLYWOOD — Warner Bros. Pictures has purchased the comedy spec “Hello Charlie” from scribe Laurie Craig.

“Hello Charlie” is a high-concept buddy comedy set in the world of sports anchor casting.

The project was developed at Odd Lot Entertainment with Gigi Pritzker and Deborah Del Prete, who will produce with Stacey Attanasio.

Overseeing the project at Warners are exec VP production Bob Brassel and creative exec David Beaubaire.

Craig, who’s repped by Original Artists, wrote the upcoming “Ella Enchanted” from Miramax Films.

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