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USA Orders Comedy Series ‘Benched’

USA Network has added to its comedy series roster with an order for “Benched.”

Michaela Watkins and Damon Jones created the courtroom-based comedy that stars Jay Harrington (“Better Off Ted”) and Eliza Coupe (“Happy Endings”).

Series hails from ABC Studios and Mark Gordon Co. “Benched” marks the third original comedy ordered by USA in the past year.

John Enbom is also on board as an exec producer.

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