Two months after ordering Jay Roach’s Jack Black/Tim Robbins comedy pilot The Brink to series, Deadline reports that Roach has also teamed up with Al Gore’s daughter Kristin to develop a half-hour HBO comedy series called Women in Space. Penned by Gore – who has also written for The Harvard Lampoon, SNL, and Futurama – Women in Space follows “a group of women exploring the final frontier on a mission to colonize another planet.” While casting has not yet been announced, Gore and Roach will both serve as executive producers for the pilot.
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