'Old Christine' Co-Star Pens ABC Pilot
The network, which has already greenlit four drama pilots, has added two more projects to its stable, including one co-written by
Linklater and Jessica Goldberg teamed up on the script for "Prince of Motor City," which the showbiz trade papers describe as a "gothic family soap" with Detroit's auto industry as a backdrop and elements inspired by "Hamlet." Linklater, who's not attached to the project as an actor, played Hamlet last year at the South Coast Repertory in Southern California.
Goldberg will also executive produce the pilot, along with Chris Brancato and Bert Salke ("Boomtown," "Tru Calling"). Linklater will be a consulting producer.
ABC has also ordered an untitled dramedy from "Kitchen Confidential" and
The two pilots join