‘Kate and Allie’ Reboot Will get Put Pilot Order at NBC

NBC has given a put pilot order to a reboot of the vintage sitcom “Kate and Allie.”

The up to date collection hails from creator and government manufacturer Erica Oyama. It follows two absolute best pals elevating their youngsters in combination in a single family. They’re like sister better halves, handiest they don’t need to faux to like the similar guy with dangerous hair. Thru their unconventional association, the 2 end up romance isn’t essential to be a a success lady and mom.

Nahnatchka Khan and Jen Carreras can even government produce by means of Fierce Child Productions. Oyama and Khan these days paintings in combination at the upcoming NBC comedy “Younger Rock,” which Khan co-created, and prior to now labored in combination on ABC’s “Recent Off the Boat.” Ben Silverman,  Howard T. Owens, Rodney Ferrell, and Gregory Lipstone of Propagate can even government produce along side Peter Principato and Brian Dobbins. Common Tv will produce. Khan and Fierce Child are these days underneath an total deal on the studio.

The unique “Kate and Allie” aired on CBS from 1984-1989 for 6 seasons and over 120 episodes. It starred Susan Saint James and Jane Curtin within the identify roles, with Sherry Coben having created the display.

Along with “Younger Rock” and “Recent Off the Boat,” Oyama’s previous credit come with “Company,” “By no means Have I Ever,” “The Eric Andre Display,” and “Kids’s Health facility.”

Khan made her function directorial debut with “At all times Be My Possibly.” Her previous TV credit come with developing presentations like “Don’t Believe the B— in Condominium 23.” She is these days running on an untitled collection with that display’s famous person, Krysten Ritter, in response to the ebook “Serial Killers Nameless.”