If you're a member of Gen X, this news will make you feel a tad … old: Ben Stiller and Michael Ian Black, two icons of nineties sketch comedy, are now collaborating on a family sitcom. Vulture hears that ABC is developing You're Not Doing It Right, a single-camera half-hour comedy based on Black's recently-out-in-paperback memoir of the same name. Black will write and star in the potential series; he'll also exec produce with Stiller, Debbie Liebling, and Stuart Confeld via the latter trio's ABC Studios–based Red Hour Television production company. According to people familiar with the project, it will be set in Connecticut and focus on "what happens when you wake up, look around, and don’t recognize the life you are living as your own." While it's way too early in development season to start making specific predictions about where shows might end up, it's very easy to imagine You're Not Doing It Right as part of ABC's Wednesday comedy block, perhaps adjacent to Modern Family. Carol Vessey and Phil Stubbs in the same hour of prime time? Party at the Stuckeybowl!
Most Viewed Stories
Game of Thrones Has a Gay Problem
The Best TV Shows of 2016 (So Far)
The Real Housewives of New York City Recap: The Twilight Calzone
Game of Thrones’ Aidan Gillen on Littlefinger’s Motives and Why Sansa Is Becoming More Like Him Every Day
Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman on Why Tommen Was Always Doomed and Face-planting on a Crash Mat
Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere Are Reportedly Among Those Following Nashville to CMT
What’s New on Netflix: July 2016
Steven Spielberg’s The BFG Creates a Sublime World, But Gets a Little Lost in It
The Best Show on TV Is Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Master of None’s Shoukath Ansari on Auditioning Against 18 Actors to Play Himself, Baby Aziz, and Donald Trump
Latest News from VultureGame of Thrones’ Michiel Huisman on Daario Getting His Heart Broken By Daenerys
"Daario and I both knew this day would come at some point."Okay, But Who’s Going to Kill Cersei Now on Game of Thrones?
Arya? Jaime?Roseanne Barr Was the LGBTQ Issues Candidate You’d Always Wished for in Roseanne for President!
“I have balls bigger than anybody.”
Ranging from E.T. up to The BFG.The Orange Is the New Black Flashback Hall of Fame
Does the character not have bangs? Give them bangs! Or vice versa.Vinnie Jones Joins the Cast of Kingsman: The Golden Circle, in What Should Definitely Be a Cheery, Totally Non-Menacing Role
His character is currently unknown.Disney Confirms Plans for Wreck-It Ralph 2, Which Will Bust Up the Internet in March 2018
Ralph will be back on March 9, 2018.What Will Happen in Game of Thrones Season 7?
There are likely more clues in George R.R. Martin's works about where the story is headed next year.What’s New on HBO: July 2016
Bourne! Looking! Blackhat!Why Are Finding Nemo and Finding Dory Such Enormous Hits?
They're Pixar's biggest successes, but why?
In the Loop! Difficult People! Tiny Furniture!Watch the Trailer for Terrence Malick’s Voyage of Time If You Enjoy Sublime Beauty, or the Voice of Brad Pitt
Coming to IMAX screens October 7.Nancy Grace Is Leaving HLN to Scold Viewers Somewhere Else
She was the cable-news channel's most popular personality.If You Get a Phone Call From Eva Longoria Informing You About Your Imminent Spanking, There’s a 97 Percent Chance It’s a Prank
Wait a minute ... the Planning Enforcement Council isn't open on Thursday.If You Got Money, and You Know It, Head on Over to Your Local Book Retailer to Buy Lil Wayne’s Prison Memoir When It’s Released in October
Titled Gone 'Til November.A New Apple Patent Could Stop You From Filming Concerts
How will we watch live bands without a tiny screen?Why Him? Trailer: Bryan Cranston Will Not Let His Daughter Sleep With Danger (a.k.a. James Franco)
Bryan Cranston stars in Don't Date My Daughter, James Franco!Rihanna Is an Eyebrow-less Space Queen in the ‘Sledgehammer’ Music Video
It's her single from the Star Trek: Beyond soundtrack.Best TV Networks of 2016 (So Far)
Including two that saw big bumps from political coverage and one that's thriving on a sturdy foundation of reality TV.What’s New on Amazon: July 2016
Hannibal! Kill Bill! Z for Zachariah!