John Stamos To Star In ABC Drama Series ‘Members Only’ And Topline & Produce Dan Fogelman Comedy For ABC Studios

John Stamos has lined up two high-profile series gigs. He has been tapped as the male lead of ABC’s midseason drama series Members Only. Additionally, Stamos has teamed with ABC Studios-based comedy producer Dan Fogelman (The Neighbors) for a comedy series, which the ER and Full House alum will topline and executive produce. It is shaping up to be a very busy fall for Stamos who also is involved in a Full House reboot in development at Warner Bros. TV. I hear the project is being considered by Netflix.

Members Only, from Susannah Grant, CBS TV Studios and ABC Studios, an upstairs/downstairs drama set at an exclusive Connecticut country club, centered on the club’s leisure-class members and the working-class employees that make the place tick. Stamos will play female lead Mickey (Natalie Zea)’s fast-talking hedge-fund billionaire husband whose marriage to Mickey has bought him what his money never could: membership.

Dan FogelmanImage (1) chun__120224002927-275x347.png for post 339942The comedy series project, written by Danny Chun (The Office), will have Stamos play a version of himself — a charismatic lifelong ladies man whose life is upended when he discovers that he has a grown son who is nothing like him. Stamos, Fogelman and Chun are executive producing the comedy, which will be taken out this week, with ABC expected to be particularly aggressive.

In addition to his full TV dance card Stamos, repped by WME and Brillstein Entertainment Partners, is producing with Craig Zadan and Neil Meron Beach Boys-themed musical All Summer Long for Fox 2000. Fogelman, creator/exec producer of ABC’s upcoming musical fairytale comedy series Galavant, and Chun are also repped by WME.

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