ABC isn’t giving up on a
Gabriel Iglesias series…
The network is taking a second chance at developing a sitcom starring vehicle for the 40-year-old comedian.
ABC has a new half-hour project in development, starring Iglesias, from
Ryan Seacrest Productions and CBS Television Studios.
This is not a spec sale; the pitch was bought by ABC late last year and the script will be is in consideration for this pilot cycle. Last year, Iglesias starred in the
ABC multi-camera comedy pilot . The Fluffy Shop
Taylor Hamra ( ), the untitled project focuses on a commitment-phobe bachelor who reconnects with his friend who has just broken up with the woman he has been with since pre-school. Iglesias stars and executive produces. Nashville
Iglesias stars in and executive produces (previously titled Fluffy’s Food Adventures Fluffy Breaks Even ) at Fuse.
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Gloria Garayua is fluffing up her resume…
The 37-year-old Puerto Rican actress will star opposite
Gabriel Iglesias in the ABC comedy pilot , co-written by and starring Iglesias. The Fluffy Shop
The comedian plays a stepfather and boss to his family and friends, while he navigates his home life during the few days he spends off the road each week.
Garayua will play Carmen, Gabe’s girlfriend, the strict mother of 13-year-old Frankie.
Garayua’s recent credits include guest appearances on
Criminal Minds , NCIS: Los Angeles, Anger Management and a recurring on . Grey’s Anatomy
Gabriel Iglesias may be returning to ABC…
The 39-year-old Mexican American stand-up comedian/actor,
who had a recurring role on the network’s short-lived series , has reached a put pilot deal to write and star in a multi-camera comedy series at Cristela . ABC ABC Studios will produce.
(working title) is inspired by the Iglesias’ life experiences, including the challenges of managing a home life during the few days he spends off the road each week. The Fluffy Shop
This is Iglesias’ first network pilot
Iglesias will co-write the pilot with
Jay Lavender and Tim Doyle who will also serve as the show runner.
Iglesias is the creator and producer of Fuse TV’s non-scripted comedy docuseries Fluffy Breaks Even . The comedian also has starred in several stand-up comedy specials for Comedy Central as well as produced and hosted the hit series for the cable network. Stand-up Revolution
On the feature side,
Iglesias starred in the stand-up concert comedy film and co-starred in The Fluffy Movie Warner Bros. and most recently Magic Mike Magic Mike XXL .
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