ABC Family has ordered two new comedy series — Mystery Girls and Young & Hungry. The cable channel already has Melissa & Joey and Baby Daddy on their slate.
Starring Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth, Mystery Girls revolves around a pair of former detective TV show stars who are reunited by a real-life mystery. Miguel Pinzon, a newcomer, also stars. Spelling, Garth, and Maggie Malina are executive producers.
Young & Hungry centers around a wealthy young tech entrepreneur who meets a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Rex Lee, Aimee Carrero and Kym Whitley star. Annie Potts is set to recur. Eric Tannenbaum and Kim Tannenbaum are executive producing with Jessica Rhoades and Ashley Tisdale.
ABC Family president Tom Ascheim, said, “It’s great to start the new year and my tenure at ABC Family with the pickup of these two funny original series. ABC Family’s comedy lineup continues to resonate with our audience and I’m thrilled to boost that momentum by adding Mystery Girls and Young & Hungry, which are sure to become fan favorites.”
What do you think? Are you looking forward to checking out these new comedy series?