Pilot News: Problem Child, Based on 1990 Film, Ordered by NBC

Problem Child NBC Pilot

Every parent’s worst nightmare could soon become a reality on NBC.

The network has ordered a pilot based on the 1990 John Ritter movie Problem Child, which chronicles the “cat-and-mouse game” between a loving couple and their hellish (see photo) son.

Problem Child is being written by Scot Armstrong (Old School), who will executive-produce alongside Peter Traugott, Rachel Kaplan, Robert Simonds and Brian Grazer.

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