NBC And CBS Buy Comedies About Thirtysomethings Trying To Grow Up

NBC has bought Grow The F**k Up, from writer Ali Rushfield, while CBS has put in development How To Grow Up, from scribes Evan Susser and Van Robichaux.

NBC’s Grow The F**k Up, produced by Universal Television, centers on a 36-year-old woman with arrested development who has a relationship with the only person who gets her — a 20-year-old college student. Jesse Peretz (Girls, New Girl) is set to direct the project, which is executive produced by feature producer Anthony Bregman (Friends With Money) through his Likely Story production banner, Rushfield and Peretz. Rushfield, repped by UTA and attorney Bryan Wolf, is a co-executive producer on NBC’s Parks And Recreation and is writing a feature for Sony and Matt Tolmach based on her original idea. Peretz, repped by UTA and Brillstein, previously wrote, executive produced and directed the feature Our Idiot Brother, which was produced by Bregman, repped by ICM Partners. (more…)

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