Sunday, April 25, 2010
TV LAND GREENLIGHTS NEW SERIES"RETIRED AT 35" STARRING GEORGE SEGAL
Released by TV Land
TV Land has greenlit 10 episodes of the original sitcom "Retired At 35" starring esteemed comedy and drama actor George Segal. Jessica Walter, Johnathan McClain, Josh McDermitt, Ryan Michelle Bathe will Co-Star in te series.
The sitcom is a TV Land PRIME original production and is the network's second venture into scripted comedy series along with "Hot in Cleveland," which premieres on June 16, 2010.
"It is so exciting for us to announce TV Land's second original sitcom," states Larry W. Jones. "We are thrilled to work with this very talented and funny cast along with a great team of writers and producers. TV Land is committed to bringing funny yet meaningful shows to our audience and "Retired at 35" is the perfect example of that strategy."
In the pilot episode of "Retired at 35", David (McClain), a successful young businessman decides to leave the rat race of New York City behind and move into his parents' (Segal and Walter) Florida retirement home to reconnect with them, re-evaluate his life and live the dream of retirement that so many are working toward. While in Florida, David reunites with his best friend Brandon, (McDermitt) and realizes that his former crush Jessica (Bathe) is still as beautiful and elusive as ever. Living close by is David's sister, Amy (Wilson) who has finally found a boyfriend Paul (Champagne). Other characters include Alan's friend, Richard (Wyner) and David's boss, Donald (Burns).