Bill Cosby’s NBC comedy is being co-created by ‘Glee’s’ Mike O’Malley, who might have a starring role

07.13.14 4 years ago

Bill Cosby”s NBC comedy is being co-created by “Glee”s” Mike O”Malley, who might have a starring role
NBC says in the proposed comedy, which is being eyed for a summer or fall 2015 debut, “Bill plays the patriarch of the family, dispensing his classic wisdom on relationships and parenthood, with three daughters, husbands and grandchildren.”

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