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NBC Picks Up Two Multi-Cam Comedy Pilots For 2015-16 Season

NBC has ordered two more comedy pilots for its 2015-2016 slate.

The net confirmed pilot pickups Tuesday for multi-camera comedies “People Are Talking” and “Take It From Us.”

“People Are Talking,” from exec producers DJ Nash and Will Packer, will add diversity to the Peacock’s programming. The series is described as a comedy examining sex, race and “everything else your parents told you to never talk about.” Nash, who previously produced “Growing Up Fisher,” “Guys With Kids,” “Bent” and “Up All Night” for NBC, will pen the pilot from Will Packer Productions for Universal TV.

“Take It From Us” follows a couple who tells their son the lessons they learned from growing up in the ’90s, in hopes he’ll avoid making the same mistakes. Greg Malins (“How I Met Your Mother,” “Will & Grace,” “Friends”), Barry Schwartz and Jonathan Berry serve as exec producers, with Malins and Schwartz writing the pilot. 3 Arts will produce for Sony Pictures TV.

NBC previously announced three pilot pickups for comedies “How We Live.” “Superstore” and an untitled multi-cam series from the “Hot in Cleveland” team.

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