Josh Heald Lines up Sitcoms at Fox, NBC

Feature comedy writer trying his hand at network television.

Feature comedy writer Josh Heald is dabbling in television, teaming with Gail Berman and Lloyd Braun and Peter Chernin and Katherine Pope for half-hour projects at NBC and Fox, respectively.

NBC’s "Sausagefest" is a multicamera comedy starring "Saturday Night Live" alum Norm Macdonald. Produced by Universal Media Studios and BermanBraun, it revolves around two very different twentysomething best friends whose lives are complicated by their clingy dads.

Fox’s "Sequestered," from 20th Century Fox TV and studio-based Chernin Entertainment, is a multicamera comedy about 12 strangers forced to live together when they are sequestered for a jury trial.

Read more at the Hollywood Reporter.