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HBO Orders Comedy Pilot From Jason Reitman, Bruce Eric Kaplan, and Lorne Michaels

'People in New Jersey' follows an adult brother and sister who ponder Life's big and small questions, whilst living in the in the Garden State.

By: Sarah Bauder
Published: December 14th, 2012 in Culture » TV » News
Jason Reitman, Bruce Eric Kaplan, Lorne Michaels
HBO has placed its bets on People in New Jersey, a 30-minute comedy pilot written by Girls co-executive producer Bruce Eric Kaplan. Kaplan will also executive produce, along with Jason Reitman (Juno, Up In The Air, Young Adult), and Lorne Michaels, with Reitman slated to direct said pilot.

Evidently, the comedy follows an adult brother and sister as they navigate life whist residing in the Garden State.

Kaplan (also known by his initials BEK) is an accomplished cartoonist, whose work has appeared in The New Yorker. He has working relationship with HBO, serving as a writer and producer on the critically acclaimed, award winning, Six Feet Under.

Reitman is in post-production for his latest feature, Labor Day, starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin among others. Helen Estabrook, a producer with Reitman’s production company Right of Way Films, will also serve as an executive producer on People in New Jersey, alone with Andrew Singer.
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