Justin Bieber on ABC as a Comedy Series
The single-camera vehicle is described as a family show inspired by the singer's unconventional upbringing before he was famous. He was raised by his mother and grandparents -- and centers on a teenage music prodigy.
The network is teaming with the musical phenom for a sitcom based on his home life, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The single-camera comedy, which has landed a script commitment from the network, first was eyed during the 2011 development cycle as a multicamera project.
Justin here with Mom
From ABC Studios, the comedy counts Bieber and his manager -- and 2011 THR Next Gen recipient -- Scooter Braun as executive producers. Matt Wolpert (Entourage, My Name Is Earl) and Ben Nedivi (Entourage, Wicked Little Things) are attached to write the script.
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