Coen Brothers Sell Detective Comedy To Fox
Oscar-winning filmmakers Ethan and Joel Coen have decided to take their talents to television as executive producers, reports Deadline. The Coens, along with writer Phil Johnston, have created an hour-long single camera comedy titled HarveKarbo for Fox.
The series follows an off-beat, ill-tempered private investigator in Los Angeles. As with all of the Coen brothers’ films, the series is said to focus on unique characters and have an interesting shooting style. The detective’s cases will mostly involve the pitiful lives of the Hollywood Elite while he is forced to deal with his deadbeat friends interfering with his job. The lead writer with be Johnston, and Imagine TV will produce the detective series.
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