Cartoon Net Developing Live-Action Comedy

Backdoor pilot is from writers Greg Coolidge, Kirk Ward

Cartoon Network is developing a live-action project from writers Greg Coolidge and Kirk Ward.

The action comedy, which is being developed as a two-hour movie/backdoor pilot, centers on a teenager who gets more than he bargained for when his family sponsors a Japanese exchange student on a secret mission far greater than just surviving high school.

Read more from the Hollywood Reporter.