CBS Orders James Van Der Beek Comedy to Series

Series revolves around a group of 30-something friends who each think the other has it better.

James Van Der Beek is back in action.

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CBS has ordered the comedy pilot "Friends With Better Lives," which stars Van Der Beek, to series.

Van Der Beek most recently starred in the comedy "Don't Trust the B—- in Apt. 23," which was  pulled from ABC's schedule in January.

The multi-camera series, which comes from 20th Century Fox Television in association with Kapital Entertainment, revolves around a group of 30-something friends who each think the other has it better. Brooklyn Decker, Rick Donald, Kevin Connolly, Zoe Lister Jones and Majandra Delfino also star.