NBC Buys Multi-Generational Couples Comedy From Greg Malins


Take It From Us, a half-hour comedy project from Friends alum Greg Malins, has been set up at NBC with a script commitment plus penalty. Sony TV, where Malins is unBarry Schwartzder aImage (1) malins110831232127.jpg for post 362380n overall deal, is producing. Co-written by Malins and Barry Schwartz, a co-producer on Malins’ upcoming TBS comedy series Your Family Or Mine, Take It From Us revolves around a couple in their 50s who tell their son and his new fiancĂ©e all the mistakes they made in life in hopes the new couple can avoid making the same mistakes. The project is described as a love story told in flashbacks in New York in the 1990s. It would be shot in multi-camera/hybrid style, which Malins known well, having served as a key executive producer on CBS’ How I Met Your Mother. Malins and Schwartz, who last year developed The Worst Best Thing together for Fox, executive produce alongside 3 Arts’ Michael Rotenberg and Jonathan Berry. WME-repped Malins developed and executive produces Your Family Or Mine, based on an Israeli format. He also co-created the TBS comedy series Ground Floor. Schwartz is repped by WME, Gotham Group and MFW.

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