TVLine Items: Showtime for Arrested's David Cross, Runway Premiere Details and More

David Cross Showtime ComedyShowtime is getting into business with the man behind Arrested Development‘s own anus tart.

David Cross is in the early stages of developing a comedy with the cabler, Deadline reports. According to the actor/writer, who’ll pen and exec-produce the project, the untitled series centers on “a modestly successful travel writer” — with a double life —  “who struggles to keep his families happy and satisfied. Oh, and also from finding out about each other’s existence.”

Cross is not currently slated to star in his creation, but should Showtime move forward with the prospective series, he may join in a supporting role.

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Project Runway Season 12 premieres July 18 on Lifetime, with Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Zac Posen and Tim Gunn returning to judge and mentor. Guest judges this time around include Kaley Cuoco (The Big Bang Theory), Allison Williams (Girls), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family), Sigourney Weaver (Political Animals) and more.

Ed Helms (The Office), Alia Shawkat (Arrested Development) and Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) will guest as an array of oddball characters in the upcoming run of Adult Swim’s NTSF: SD: SUV::, EW.com reports. The comedy bows July 25.

Unforgettable has promoted newcomers James Liao (24) and Tawny Cypress (Heroes) to series regulars in its upcoming Season 2. Laio joins as a tech-wiz detective, while Cypress plays a former FBI agent.

• The Young and the Restless‘ alumna Stacy Haiduk has landed a recurring role on ABC Family’s Twisted, per The Hollywood Reporter. She’ll play a private investigator who is hired by the mayor to look into Regina’s murder.

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Comments (10)

  • Another Project Runway! So soon, damn! between Runway and ANTM, will be a interesting summer

    Comment by Lorena – June 21, 2013 01:24 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Boo!!! I love PR but I don’t really like Zac Posen as a judge, Micheal Kors is the best.

    Comment by Gogo – June 21, 2013 01:46 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Interesting…. I actually found him to be more in touch with current trends than Nina and Heidi and pleasantly less snarky than Michael. I’m happy to see he’ll be back for the next season.

      Comment by Tess – June 21, 2013 08:29 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I don’t think Showtime is getting into business with Tobias Funke. I think they’re getting behind him.

    Comment by Zach – June 21, 2013 02:13 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • Even ifit means taking a chubby, he will suck it up!

      Comment by Et al. – June 21, 2013 02:36 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Holy crap, is David Cross gaining weight for a role?

    Comment by Paul – June 21, 2013 03:12 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • No, he lost weight for season 4 of AD. Looks like he’s back to his previous weight (Todd Margaret era).

      Comment by Zachary – June 21, 2013 06:19 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • BRING BACK MICHAEL KORS !!!!!!!!!!!!

    Comment by MashaFan – June 21, 2013 03:47 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I actually liked Zac Posen on this last season of Project Runway. If MK doesn’t want to do the show anymore I’m glad we have someone like Zac on the panel. I’m glad the PR isn’t like some of the other competition shows; the focus is always on the contestants and not on the judges.

    Comment by Meg – June 22, 2013 02:14 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I didn’t like Zac at first on PR, but he did grow on me by the end…Michael Kors is awesome, but he and Nina are so alike in critique that it was a nice change to have new blood on the show – I think putting Michael, Zac, and Heidi together a couple shows would be fun to watch!!!

    Comment by Belle – June 22, 2013 02:18 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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