Thursday, May 11, 2006

ABC Gives Green Light to J.J. Abrams Drama


ABC handed out greenlights Wednesday to six projects, including a new drama from J.J. Abrams (Mission: Impossible III, Lost, Alias) and a comedy starring Ted Danson, reports Variety.

Abrams-produced Six Degrees, from Touchstone, is an ensemble drama about a group of New York strangers whose lives become intertwined. Stu Zicherman, Raven Metzner, Thom Sherman, Bryan Burk, Jim Parriot and Abrams are executive producers.