AMC Greenlights First Comedy Pilot, Moves Forward With Late-Night Project From Kevin Smith Deadline
AMC has greenlighted its first comedy pilot and is also working on a late-night project with director and screenwriter Kevin Smith, Deadline.com reports.
The comedy pilot, “We Hate Paul Revere,” is written and executive produced by and stars Ethan Sandler and Adrian Wenner, the story reports. AMC also has several comedy projects in the development stage, including a project from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
Kevin Smith, meanwhile, received a renewal for his unscripted series “Comic Book Men,” and will also develop the late-night show “Hollywood Babble-On,” which will star Smith and Ralph Garman, the co-host of their podcast, the report notes.
On top of that, AMC and Smith are also developing a docu-series featuring Robert Bruce, a regular on “Comic Book Men,” which will feature Bruce and other experts searching the country’s flea markets and auction houses in search of rare items, the story adds.