NBC in Talks for Family Comedy Project Starring Cee Lo Green Deadline
NBC is in final negotiations with "The Voice" mentor Cee Lo Green for a family comedy project based on his life, reports Deadline.com.
Green will star and executive produce the project, from Sony TV and Happy Madison, while "Everybody Hates Chris" co-creator Ali Leroi will write the comedy. Green will star as a version of himself, marking his television acting debut, the story notes.
The show would track a top recording artist as he balances his career and home life, which is based on Green's real-life experiences with his ex-wife and children, the piece adds.