Jo Koy has landed a pilot order at ABC for the single-cam comedy “Josep.”
The undertaking was first introduced as being in growth on the broadcaster in Could 2021. The present follows a lately divorced Filipino American nurse (Koy) making an attempt to navigate courting, fatherhood and a really Filipino mom who likes to “assist.”
Steve Joe is the author and govt producer on the pilot. Koy will govt produce along with starring. Kourtney Kang can even govt produce together with The Detective Company’s Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar, Joe Meloche, and Imminent Collision’s Randall Park, Michael Golamco and Hieu Ho. twentieth Tv is the studio.
Pleasure is greatest recognized for his arise comedy, having launched a number of comedy specials thus far. In 2020, he launched the Netflix particular “Jo Koy: In His Components,” which noticed him journey to the Philippines to spotlight the native tradition in addition to Filipino-American comedians, DJs, and hip hop dancers. He’ll shoot his fourth particular for Netflix starting in March on the Discussion board in Los Angeles. He’ll subsequent be seen within the Common Photos characteristic “Easter Sunday,” which is predicated on Koy’s life experiences. It can debut on April 1, 2022.
Koy is repped by Arsonhouse Leisure, CAA, and Hirsch Wallerstein.
Joe most lately labored as a co-executive producer on the Disney Plus collection “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.,” which was created by Kang and govt produced by Kasdan and Mar. His different latest credit embrace the “Turner and Hooch” collection at Disney Plus in addition to “Man With a Plan,” “Younger Sheldon,” and “Mike and Molly.”
He’s repped by Literate and lawyer Ken Richman