One pregnant man was cray-cray enough - now there's TWO at once?!
Oh wait, it's actually just a promotional still for Ryan Murphy's new comedy on NBC, The New Normal, which will star Justin Bartha and Andrew Rannells as a gay couple who form an unexpected family unit with their surrogate, her daughter, her grandmother Ellen Barkin, and NeNe Leakes!
Our love for Glee and American Horror Story aside, we think Ryan Murphy has something VERY special here!
Ch-ch-check out the just-released, full preview for his new series on NBC, The New Normal, which focuses on a gay couple (Justin Bartha and Andrew Rannells) who enlist in the help of Georgia King as a surrogate mother, with an added splash of NeNe Leakes and Ellen Barkin for HIGHlarious measure (above)!
And if this is ANY indication of the potential this series has, then we are in for a real treat!
Smart, snappy dialogue, incredible comedic performances, and already some absolutely sincere and heartwarming moments?!
If it wasn't official enough before, it's officially official now. Ryan Murphy is television's BIGGEST star.
We may not be seeing his face every night, but we're seeing THREE of his creative visions on THREE different networks this fall. On top of Glee on Fox and American Horror Story on FX, NBC has officially ordered The New Normal.
Well this is certainly an unexpected, but very welcomed surprise!
NBC is reportedly planning to debut a variety of new TV series from their upcoming Fall line-up early this year, to bank off their already-heavy publicized 2012 Olympics coverage, and it appears that one such program lined for an August debut is the new show from Ryan Murphy!
New Normal, which stars Justin Bartha and Ellen Barkin, revolves around a gay couple getting ready to start a family!
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The 54-year-old explained that he's turning to religion following his arrest, adding: