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Created by Siobhan Thompson and Rebecca Drysdale and in development since 2018, the half-hour series would've introduced viewers to Pippa Smith, a 20-something who once played a former kid sleuth on television "as she deals with relationships, addiction and being too dang old for the detecting game." The series was set to have a combination[...]
The Tonight Show (Image: NBCU)
While Jimmy Fallon might be staying on with NBC's The Tonight Show past the end of his 2021 contract, current head writer of the late-night talk show Rebecca Drysdale (Key & Peele, Baskets) is leaving the show after less than seven months The move comes the same week that saw showrunner Gavin Purcell exit, replaced[...]
Joss Whedon to EP Dark Comedy Series 'Pippa Smith: Grown-Up Detective' for Freeform
The project originates from creators Siobhan Thompson and Rebecca Drysdale; with Whedon and Drysdale serving as executive producers, and Thompson co-executive producing (based on exclusive Variety reporting). A Big Breakfast production, Pippa Smith: Grown-Up Detective follows Pippa Smith follows a 20-something who played a former kid sleuth on television, as she deals with relationships, addiction and being[...]