"Iron Man" director Jon Favreau is slated to direct the pilot for a new NBC comedy, reports Deadline.com. The project is “About a Boy.”
Favreau directed the pilot for one of last fall’s hottest new series, NBC’s "Revolution."
"About a Boy" comes from "Parenthood" executive producer Jason Katims and is based on the Nick Hornby book and the 2002 movie. The project is about an immature bachelor and the young boy who moves in next door with his mother.