Lionsgate Television Team has signed a scripted tv development offer with “Home Economics” creators and government producers Michael Colton and John Aboud.
Made by Lionsgate, “Home Economics” debuted on ABC in April 2021. The collection is centered on Colton’s loved ones and follows 3 adult siblings (Topher Grace, Caitlin McGee and Jimmy Tatro) who live at various degrees of financial protection. In May 2022 it was renewed for a 3rd period.
In addition to “Home Economics,” Colton and Aboud also wrote and generated the Netflix characteristic movie “A Futile and Silly Gesture” starring Will Forte, which debuted at the Sundance Film Pageant in 2018. They also have served as executive producers of two seasons of “Close Enough” on HBO Max, wrote the DreamWorks Animation movie “Penguins of Madagascar” and wrote a few episodes of Grownup Swim’s “Childrens Clinic.” In 2019, Colton and About gained a Writers Guild of The us Award for composing on the Comedy Central specific “The Faux News with Ted Nelms.” They are also the founders of now-defunct on the internet journal Modern day Humorist.
Colton and Aboud are repped by CAA and Jared Levine.
“Lionsgate has been an incredible partner for us on Home Economics,” stated Colton and Aboud. “We’re thrilled to increase and increase our romance with them, and we’re very positive our new offer assures that we can immediate the upcoming ‘Saw’ film.”
“Michael and John are a wonderful addition to the deep bench of expertise interactions driving our success,” stated Lionsgate executive vice president of television and head of scripted growth Scott Herbst. “They have their fingers on the pulse of tv comedy right now. I do not don’t forget accurately what their deal suggests but if any individual can convert the upcoming installment of Observed into a quirky and heartwarming spouse and children comedy, it’s Michael and John.”