|Liz Tigelaar's THE JONESES pilot was picked up by Bravo. She|
currently is writing for NASHVILLE.
"These pilots give us an opportunity to explore worlds and characters that are distinct from our unscripted programming," said Andrew Wang, Vice President of Scripted Development and Production, Bravo. "Yet, both projects feature the memorable storylines and strong, unique characters that our Bravo audience craves."
THE JONESES, from LIFE UNEXPECTED creator Liz Tigelaar, is a remake of the 2009 Demi Moore and David Duchovny indie drama of the same name. THE JONESES follows a seemingly perfect family of four that has just moved to an upscale suburb to start a new life, but have a secret they must keep from friends and neighbors... they aren't a real family at all.
Tigelaar, who last season worked on ABC's ONCE UPON A TIME and REVENGE before moving this year to NASHVILLE, will be reunited with her LIFE UNEXPECTED producing partners Gary Fleder and Mary Beth Basile at Mojo Films on board to produce alongside Echo Lake, the producers of the Derrick Borte feature.
RITA, is an adaptation of the Danish format of the same name. This edgy, humorous and acerbic family drama follows an outspoken private school teacher who struggles to raise her own three teenage children while dealing with the inane bureaucracy and overprotective parents at her school. Produced by Fox Television Studios, "Rita" is written and executive produced by Krista Vernoff (Shameless, Grey's Anatomy, Private Practice, Wonderfalls) with Mikkel Bondesen (Burn Notice, The Killing) and Henrik Bastin serving as executive producers for Fuse Entertainment 2.0.