Minnie Driver is coming to ABC. Deadline reports the network has picked up the new comedy Speechless for the 2016-2017 season.
The series comes from Friends alum Scott Silveri.
Speechless follows Maya DiMeo (Minnie Driver), a mom with a special needs son who does anything to help her family. The cast includes John Ross Bowie, Mason Cook, Micah Fowler, Kyla Kennedy, and Cedric Yarbrough.
Watch a first look preview below:
What do you think? Will you watch Speechless? Do you think more comedies should feature people with special needs?