Zooey Deschanel to Executive Produce Fox Animated Comedy ‘Queen of Everything’

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Ali Waller, of “American Dad” fame, also strengthens network ties as writer/exec producer

Zooey Deschanel‘s ties with Fox just got a half-hour deeper.

The “New Girl” star will executive produce the half-hour animated workplace comedy “Queen of Everything” for the network.

The show is a modern fairytale about an evil queen who realizes that running a Queendom isn’t easy when you have no people skills and everyone hates you. But with a little help from her staff, she will try to change her ways.

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Ali Waller (“American Dad,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon“) will write and executive produce the Twentieth Century Fox Television project. Sophia Rossi will also exec produce.

Deschanel is repped by CAA and Hansen Jacobson, Waller by CAA and Felker Toczek, and Rossi by UTA, 3 Arts, and Ziffren Brittenham.