Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone to produce that TV series that ‘Nobodies’ Wanted


TV Land ordered a pilot last summer from husband and wife Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone. Today, that pilot is going to series. Titled Nobodies, the show will follow the friends of the famous couple as they see everyone grow into household names while they wallow in mid-fame. Writers Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras (all writers for the Adult Swim show Mike Tyson’s Mysteries),The Hollywood Reporter says, will star, write, and executive produce the series. MADtv cast member Michael McDonald is also on board to executive produce. The story will have the three try to get one of their famous friends to star in a script they developed. Falcone directed the pilot and will also guest star. Others popping up include Nat Faxon, Jason Bateman, and Maya Rudolph.