CBS is developing a high school-set workplace comedy from Will Arnett and Tom Hertz. You might recognize Hertz as the creator of Rules of Engagement, the cast of which includes: Megyn Price, Patrick Warburton, Bianca Kajlich, Oliver Hudson, and David Spade. Rules of Engagement ran for 100 episodes, over the course of seven seasons on CBS. Continue on for more about Hertz and Arnett’s new comedy.
Rules Of Engagement creator Tom Hertz is back at CBS with another multi-camera comedy. The untitled project hails from Will Arnett’s Electric Avenue and CBS TV Studios, where the company had a first-look deal (it sincemoved to Sony TV, but this project stems from that previous tie-up). Written by Hertz, it is a workplace ensemble comedy set at a public high school. Hertz and Arnett executive produce alongside Peter Principato of Principato-Young Entertainment, Gerry Dee and Mike Volpe. Electric Avenue’s Jed Weitzman is producing.
What do you think? Do you like the sound of a workplace comedy, set in a public high school? Do you plan to check it out?