The premium cable channel said Thursday it’s ordered 12 episodes of the series about a Chicago blue-collar family. The executive producers are the drama’s original creator, Paul Abbott, and John Wells, whose credits include ‘ER‘ and ‘The West Wing.’
Allison Janney (‘The West Wing’) will have a recurring role.
Production begins late this summer. An air date was not announced.
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