NBC Orders Twelve Episodes of Working the Engels

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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: Andrew Martin attends the after party for the Broadway opening night of "Pippin" at Slate on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/Getty Images) Photo: Laura Cavanaugh/2013 Getty Images

NBC: You never know what they're going to do next. For example, order twelve episodes of Working The Engels, a single-camera comedy about a family law firm suddenly thrown into hilarious debt after the death of their attorney father. Tony winner and SCTV actress Andrea Martin will play Ceil, the family's "overly confident family matriarch," a role which will basically be Andrea Martin's take on Lucille Bluth. Ah, it's like an extremely specific dream come true!