NBC Orders Ellen DeGeneres Gay-Straight Buddy Comedy Pilot

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“One Big Happy” will be executive produced and written by Liz Feldman

NBC has picked up a comedy pilot from Ellen DeGeneres‘ production company A Very Good Production.

“One Big Happy” will be written and executive-produced by Liz Feldman (“2 Broke Girls,” “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”) and follows when gay and straight best friends decide to have a baby together and things get complicated when one of them finds the love of their life.

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Jeff Kleeman (“Friends With Benefits”) will also executive produced on the half-hour, multi-camera project.

This project goes into contention for a series pickup from NBC along with 12 other comedy pilots, including a “Money Pit” adaptation; Rob Lowe starrer “The Pro”; “Mission Control,” an astronaut comedy from “Anchorman’s” Will Ferrell and “Parenthood’s” Jason Katims; “Love Is Relative” from “Roseanne” and “That ’70s Show” executive producer Tom Werner; “Mason Twins” from “Happy Endings” alum Casey Wilson and June Raphael; “A to Z” from Rashida Jones-Will McCormack’s production company, Le Train Train; and Kate Walsh-starrer “Bad Judge,” among others.