Area Man Interested to See What Shows The Onion Will Develop for CBS Under New Deal


The Onion is branching out: “The Onion, best known for its fake-news newspaper and Web site, has signed a one-year first-look development deal with CBS Television Studios. Under the pact, The Onion’s creative team will develop ideas for non-Onion-branded broadcast comedy series as well as online series for CBS Interactive’s digital properties.”