Eva Longoria Drama Project in the Works at NBC Deadline
Eva Longoria is working with NBC on a new drama project, Deadline.com reports. The hourlong project from Longoria‘s UnbeliEVAble Entertainment is the legal drama "Vega v. Vega."
"Written/co-executive produced by Laurie Silverstein, the show centers on a brilliant, young, successful lawyer who suddenly finds herself forced to go into a practice with her mother, a pioneering female attorney with whom she has a love/hate relationship," the story reports. "Attorney Elizabeth Bradley, who starred on David E. Kelley’s NBC reality series 'The Law Firm,' serves as producer. Bradley started her legal career in the law firm where her mother was a partner, and the two later launched a successful practice together, Bradley & Bradley, LLP."
The new project, UnbeliEVAble's fourth sale of the season, is produced by Warner Bros. TV and UnbeliEVAble, with Longoria, George W. Perkins, Sunta Izzicupo and Ben Spector executive producing, the report notes.
"The company also has 'Trust,' an hourlong soap based on the popular Colombian telenovela 'Pura Sangre,' which centers on an attorney, at ABC; a legal/mystery drama at the CW with writer Albert Kim; and a comedy inspired by sex therapist Laura Berman at NBC," Deadline adds.