ABC has started making calls to drivers who are not included in the playoffs. I hear the producers and the actors of the comedy Adopted were informed that the network forwarded the project. There will be a lot more news on stock pickups and pilot passes tomorrow.
The One-Camera Comedy Pilot Adopted was co-written and produced by Jimmy Kimmel and The Green Beret’s Guide to Surviving the Apocalypse veteran military creators, executive producers and stars Shawn Vance and Daril Fannin.
Vance, whose life inspired the series, starred in the pilot as himself, along with Bruce Campbell and Wendie Malick. In Adopted, produced by ABC Signature and Kimmelot. When a Green Beret (Vance) returns home to Texas from military service, he and his family struggle to adopt his new brother, a 12-year-old Russian boy (Maxim Swinton).
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