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Entertainment Jim Patterson Joins New CBS Comedy ‘B Positive’ As Co-Showrunner, Reuniting With Chuck Lorre

03:06  27 october  2020
03:06  27 october  2020 Source:   deadline.com

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Chuck Lorre is working on yet another project at CBS . The legendary “Big Bang Theory” creator is an executive producer on the multi-cam comedy “ B This marks the second pilot that Lorre has set up at CBS in the current development cycle. “The United States of Al,” a multi-camera comedy about the

CBS has given a pilot order to B Positive , a multi-camera comedy from Mom co -executive producer Marco Pennette Steven Krueger Joins ‘Roswell, New Mexico’; ‘Debris’ Casts Anjali Jay. B Positive is the second pilot order at CBS for Lorre this cycle, joining multi-cam The United States Of

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EXCLUSIVE: Former Two and a Half Men executive producer/co-showrunner Jim Patterson is returning to the Chuck Lorre fold. He has joined Warner Bros TV/Chuck Lorre Prods’ multi-camera CBS comedy series B Positive as executive producer and co-showrunner alongside creator Marco Pennette.

Patterson spent a decade working for Lorre, WBTV and CBS on the long-running multi-camera comedy series Two and a Half Men, where he rose to executive producer/co-showrunner. He also did a stint as a consulting producer on Mike & Molly.

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Following the end of 2.5 Men, Patterson and fellow 2.5 Men co-showrunner Don Reo created The Ranch, which became the first Netflix-produced multi-camera comedy series that introduced a new model producing 20 episodes a year that air in two batches. The series, ran by Patterson and Reo, was a solid hit for the streamer and ran for four seasons, completing 80 episodes.

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Chuck Lorre is working on yet another project at CBS . The legendary “Big Band Theory” creator is an executive producer on the multi-cam comedy “ B Positive ,” which has received “ B Positive ” centers around newly divorced dad Drew, who is at the end of his rope when face when finding a kidney donor.

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After the end of The Ranch, Patterson segued to another Netflix comedy series project. He only became available last month, and I hear he was approached by Lorre and WBTV about joining B Positive. With Lorre also busy running and directing the final season of The Kominsky Method for Netflix and overseeing his second CBS comedy pilot, United States of Al, which recently wrapped production, he is bringing in a seasoned showrunner in Patterson to partner with Pennette. Lorre’s TV portfolio also includes CBS’ Young Sheldon and Mom.

B Positive, starring Thomas Middleditch and Annaleigh Ashford, is five episodes into production on its freshman season. The comedy, the only broadcast project able to compete a pilot last spring, is slated to premiere next week, on November 5.

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EXCLUSIVE: Terrence Terrell (Giants) is set as a series regular in CBS ’ new Chuck Lorre -Marco Pennette multi-camera comedy series B Positive , headlined by Thomas Middleditch and Annaleigh Ashford. Created by Pennette, B Positive is about a therapist and newly divorced dad (Middleditch)

Chuck Lorre 's CBS comedy pilot B Positive has added You're the Worst breakout Kether Donohue and frequent Lorre collaborator Sara Rue to its cast opposite star Annaleigh Ashford. B Positive centers on Drew (still to be cast), a newly divorced dad who's faced with finding a kidney donor.

Created by former Mom co-executive producer Pennette inspired by personal experience, B Positive is about a therapist and newly divorced dad (Middleditch) who is faced with finding a kidney donor when he runs into a rough-around-the-edges woman from his past (Ashford) who volunteers her own. Together they form an unlikely bond and begin a journey that will change both of their lives.

Izzy G, Sara Rue, Kether Donohue and Terrence Terrell co-star.

Patterson, Pennette and Lorre executive produce. Warner Bros Television produces with Lorre’s studio-based Chuck Lorre Productions.

Patterson, whose series credits also include The PJs, Inside Schwartz and Off Centre, is repped by UTA and Hansen Jacobson.


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