Jennifer Lopez, Gavin Polone Pilots get ABC Family Greenlight

by | August 23, 2012 at 7:07 PM | TV News

Jennifer Lopez (Photo: Getty Images)


NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – ABC Family has approved pilots executive produced by Jennifer Lopez and “Curb Your Enthusiam” producer Gavin Polone.

Lopez’s “The Fosters” – a working title – is an hour-long drama about a multi-ethnic family of foster and biological kids being raised by two moms. Bradley Bredeweg and Peter Paige will serve as writers and executive producers. Simon Fields and Greg Gugliotta will also executive produce the series, which is produced by Nuyorican Productions, Inc., and Prodco, Inc.

The Polone-produced “Socio” is about a 16-year-old who may be a sociopath. He reconnects with two female friends and becomes the prime suspect when a fellow student is murdered. Adam Milch (“Greek”) wrote the pilot and will serve as co-executive producer. The series is produced by Prodco.