Starz Unearths Martin Lawrence, Bunnies
Starz is set to begin production on a trio of original offerings, including "Martin Lawrence's 1st Amendment Stand-Up," "The Bronx Bunny" and "Head Case."
"This is an exciting time for Starz Entertainment to announce the production of our first of three original series," says Stephan Shelanski, senior vice president, programming. "Our goal with originals is to compliment our movie strategy and to expand our programming offerings on all our platforms. We plan to create unique and unconventional shows to achieve this goal."
Not surprisingly, "Martin Lawrence's 1st Amendment Stand-Up" will be a
"The Bronx Bunny" -- not to be confused with
"Head Case" focuses on therapist-to-the-stars Elizabeth Goode and stars
All three shows are expected to premiere in 2007.