Melissa McCarthy Is Going To Play Herself In A New Comedy Friends With Melissa! But The Show ISN'T About Her — Details Here!
TV Land is about to get a whole lot more meta!
It's been reported that the cable network is teaming with Melissa McCarthy and her actor husband Ben Falcone for the upcoming comedy Friends With Melissa!
The single camera series will follow the lives of real life writers Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras who watched their friends from the improv comedy troupe The Groundlings (such as McCarthy) go on to become famous movie stars while they write for a children's TV show!
McCarthy is set to appear in the pilot episode and executive produce the series with her husband — the two had this to say in a joint statement: