Jon Favreau Lands Divorce Comedy Script With NBC

"Iron Man" director Jon Favreau will executive-produce project about newly single father re-adjusting to the dating world

"Iron Man" director Jon Favreau is hooking up with NBC for a comedy about divorce.

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 NBC has purchased a script for a project that Favreau will executive-produce. The single-camera comedy will revolve around a divorced dad juggling his return to the single life with the responsibilities of fathering his five-year-old daughter.

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"The Office" co-executive producers Warren Lieberstein and Halsted Sullivan will pen the script, as well as executive-produce the project.

Favreau recently directed the pilot for the J.J. Abrams/Eric Kripke drama series "Revolution," which premieres on NBC this fall.