The Undateable duo of creator/executive producer Adam Sztykiel and executive producer Bill Lawrence are back at NBC with another comedy project, Spaced Out. In a highly competitive situation with multiple networks bidding, NBC has landed the workplace comedy with a pilot production commitment. Spaced Out is produced by Warner Bros. TV and Lawrence’s studio-based Doozer.

Sztykiel will write the single-camera workplace comedy, which is set in the world of commercial space travel. Sztykiel executive produces with Doozer’s Lawrence and Jeff Ingold.

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This is the third consecutive collaboration between Sztykiel, Doozer/WBTV and NBC, following the multi-camera comedy series Undateable, which ran for three seasons, the last of which aired live, and a multi-cam pilot starring stand-up comedian Vladimir Caamaño last year.

This marks a return to the single-camera workplace space for Scrubs creator Lawrence who also co-created Spin City and Cougar Town. He is repped by ICM Partners.

Sztykiel, whose feature credits include Due Date and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, is repped by UTA and Kaplan/Perrone.

Space has been a hot comedy arena lately. Fox has 13-episode straight-to-series comedic drama series created by and starring Seth MacFarlane, which is set aboard a space ship.