Posted: Jan 16, 2013
“I often find myself thinking that no one could ever make up the things that actually happen in my life,” Jessica says, “so between the real life elements and a great team of writers, I think we’ll have people laughing.”
NBC execs call Jessica the “modern-day Lucy” and reveal the show will follow Jessica as she manages her near billion-dollar fashion empire and public image as a second-time mom-to-be.
The Hollywood Reporter notes this go at a sitcom is Jessica’s second after ABC ordered a pilot in 2004 that never got off the ground.
Jessica will star as herself in the comedy, which is currently casting the rest of the show. No official airdate has been announced.
The former Newlyweds star revealed via Twitter that she is expecting her second child after giving birth to 8-month-old daughter Maxwell last year.