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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10 Comments
  1. Lorena says:

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

  2. Gogo says:

    Boo!!! I love PR but I don’t really like Zac Posen as a judge, Micheal Kors is the best.

    • Tess says:

      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.

  3. Zach says:

    I don’t think Showtime is getting into business with Tobias Funke. I think they’re getting behind him.

  4. Paul says:

    Holy crap, is David Cross gaining weight for a role?

    • Zachary says:

      No, he lost weight for season 4 of AD. Looks like he’s back to his previous weight (Todd Margaret era).

  5. MashaFan says:

    BRING BACK MICHAEL KORS !!!!!!!!!!!!

  6. Meg says:

    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.

  7. Belle says:

    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!!!

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