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Pilot Scoop: Ellen DeGeneres-Portia de Rossi Comedy Project Lands at NBC

After a heated bidding war, a multi-camera comedy project executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres and starring her wife, Arrested Development alumna Portia de Rossi, has landed at NBC with a pilot commitment.

The prospective series, to be written by Samantha Who? co-creator/executive producer Don Todd, is about dueling sisters, one of them to be played by de Rossi.

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