[02/06/12 - 10:55 PM] Development Update: Monday, February 6 Updates include: Sarah Chalke to star in "How to Live With Your Parents for the Rest of Your Life"; Pamela Fryman, James Burrows to helm four comedies; and Chi McBride to join CBS's "Golden Boy."
[11/21/11 - 10:27 PM] Development Update: Monday, November 21 Updates include: "Up All Night" gets two extra episodes from NBC; Akiva Goldsman sets up shop at HBO; and Andrea Rosen joins Andrew Gurland's Showtime pilot.
STATUS: previously in development (2012-2013 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE: ordered to pilot
DESCRIPTION: (from ABC Family's press release, December 2011) ABC Family has begun production on their new pilot, "Village People," filming in Los Angeles. The multi-camera half-hour comedy stars Jennie Garth ("90210," "Dancing with the Stars"), John O'Hurley ("Seinfeld"), Sadie Calvano ("J. Edgar"), Sebastian Sozzi ("House"), and Rachel Cannon ("Two and a Half Men"). "Village People," from executive producer Meg DeLoatch ("Brothers," "Eve," "One on One"), follows Alexa (Garth), a single, high-powered career woman looking to start a family and ends up taking in the pregnant teenager (Calvano) she was planning to adopt from. Garth is also Executive Producer.