Charlie Kaufman Developing Series at HBO

HBO developing comedy series starring Catherine Keener and written & directed by Charlie Kaufman. As this half-hour series’ premise promises to affect reality (or not) and this being at HBO, it has a better chance than Community should it get picked up.

and in other comedy ‘trade’ news:

The Office brings in new executive producers to help and possibly reboot the show. Maybe everyone can have a British accent and Office purists can stop whining.

The Simpsons to get short film played front of Ice Age: Continental Drift. Kids will get a chance to learn about plate tectonics and how great The Simpsons in a completely innaccurate way.