Jim Gaffigan To Get ‘TV Land’ Sitcom
Entertainment Weekly reports that comedian Jim Gaffigan will star in his own semi-autobiographical comedy, The Jim Gaffigan Show on TV Land. The show will be based on his best-selling book, Dad Is Fat. According to EW, the show will premier on TV Land in 2015 and episodes will air on Comedy Central the following week. The show will star Gaffigan as a New York husband and father of five (just like in real life) who is attempting to balance the world of stand up comedy and his family, with a supporting cast that includes Ashley Williams (How I Met Your Mother) as his wife, Michael Ian Black (Ed) as his wife’s confidante, and Adam Goldberg (Fargo) as his best friend.