A source close to Ben also somewhat supports this in a less straightforward way by saying
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These two gentlemen NEED to be back on television.
Which is why we're so excited that Cheyenne Jackson and Nathan Lane are teaming up to star in a comedy pilot for primetime television.
The two talented Broadway actors will star in a show for the USA Network, which will center around an actor, played by Nathan, who is going through a career slump.
His character heads to Texas to care for his sick father, played by Ken Jenkins, where he meets and befriends a doctor played by Cheyenne.
It's a pretty big deal to have two gay actors working as leads on a sitcom together. We couldn't be more proud of them. They both are soooo talented and deserve so much success.
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