Thomas Lennon Brings Comedy to NBC

Will reunite on project with his “Reno 911!” co-creator Robert Ben Garant.

Last Updated: October 13, 2009 @ 10:46 AM

"Reno 911!" star/co-creator Thomas Lennon is headlining a new comedy project at NBC.

The broadcast network has handed a pilot commitment with penalty to the multicamera comedy he will write with Robert Ben Garant, his "Reno" co-creator/co-star and frequent collaborator. Lennon will star; Garant will play a supporting role.

Additionally, NBC and sibling Universal Media Studios, which is producing the Lennon/Garant project, have inked a talent holding deal with Lennon that includes this show.

Read more at the Hollywood Reporter.