[10/13/08 - 06:32 PM]
Development Update: Monday, October 13
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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EVA ADAMS (FOX) - Feature helmer Mark Waters ("Mean Girls") has been tapped to direct the pilot, about a lothario who's turned into a woman and subsequently forced to endure the same kind of womanizing that he used to dole out. Waters will also executive produce the hour alongside Jessica Tuchinsky for Sony Pictures Television. Kevin Falls penned the pilot script, which is based on the Argentinean telenovela, and will also executive produce with studio-based producer Jamie Tarses.

FOR BETTER OR WORSE (The CW, New!) - The netlet has reportedly ordered six episodes of a new wedding-themed reality series from RDF USA and producer Mike Fleiss ("The Bachelor"). Each episode of the hourlong project will feature a couple at a crossroads in their relationship who must decide whether or not to follow through with a lavish wedding in a week's time. Fleiss is executive producing the series via his Warner Horizon Television-based Next Entertainment. No other details were released.

Sources: Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Reuters, TV Week

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