NBC Gives Series Order to Jon Cryer-Starring Divorce Comedy From Mike O’Malley

NBC has given a series order to a currently untitled comedy from Mike O’Malley, set to star Jon Cryer.

Here’s the logline for the show:  “After an amicable divorce, Jim and Julia decide to continue to raise their kids at the family home while taking turns on who gets to stay with them. Navigating the waters of divorce and child-sharing gets more complicated for Jim when the owner of his favorite sports teams enters the picture and wins Julia’s heart.”

Also starring are “Scrubs” alum Donald Faison, “Suits” Abigail Spencer, Finn Sweeney and Sofia Capanna.

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O’Malley (“Survivor’s Remorse”) will serve as writer and executive producer. Tom Werner, Wyc Grousbeck, Emilia Fazzalari and George Geyer are also EPs, as is series star Cryer.

The project comes from Lionsgate Television and Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group.