Chuck Lorre Multi-Camera Comedy About a Marine Vet and Afghan Interpreter in the Works at CBS

David Goetsch and Maria Ferrari are writing Warner Bros. sitcom

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Chuck Lorre has another multi-camera sitcom in development at CBS. The United States of Al, which follows the friendship of a marine vet and an Afghan interpreter, has a pilot production commitment.

David Goetsch and Maria Ferrari are writing Warner Bros. Television and Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. comedy. Reza Aslan and Mahyad Tousi will executive produce along with Lorre.

Here’s the logline:

“The United Stated of Al” is a comedy about the friendship between Riley, a Marine combat veteran struggling to readjust to civilian life in Ohio, and Awalmir (Al), the Afghan interpreter who served with his unit and has just arrived to start a new life in America.

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