TBS is in business with David Spade, the company announced today.
Spade, the former "Saturday Night Live" performer who’s become a household name both on the small screen and the big one, is writing a script for TBS that will be a pilot for an animated version of his 2001 movie "The Advenures of Joe Dirt."
TBS closed the deal with Spade, Sony Pictures Television and Happy Madison Productions.
According to the announcement, The pilot will be written by Spade, Fred Wolf (Spade’s frequent writing partner), and Donick Cary. All three will serve as executive producers, along with Doug Robinson of Happy Madison Productions.