Stand-up comic Iliza Shlesinger has lined up a gig at CBS: She’s set to star in a multi-camera comedy that’s in development at the Eye network, according to our sister site Deadline.
The untitled comedy stars Shlesinger as a young woman who comes back to her hometown of Austin, Texas to help her mom and sister run the family business. Shlesinger will co-write the pilot as well, along with Michelle Nader (2 Broke Girls).
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A former winner of NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Shlesinger has appeared in a number of Netflix stand-up specials, including this year’s Iliza: Unveiled. She also has a six-episode deal with Netflix for an upcoming sketch show.
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