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Whoopi Goldberg Sells Interracial Comedy Spec To ABC

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act November 22, 2013 at 1:26PM

Whoopi Goldberg Sells Interracial Comedy Spec To ABC
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Whoopi Goldberg and Ben Silverman have teamed up to sell an interracial comedy spec script to ABC titled Iman & Andy, which will follow two 20-something coworkers who work at an online magazine, who are happily secretly dating, until when their new editor-in-chief exposes them as a couple, and forces them to team up on a relationship advice blog.

The spec script is being written by Angela Ruhinda, and will be executive produced by Goldberg and Silverman, along with Tom LeonardisJimmy Fox, and Principato-Young Entertainment.

“I'm so excited we are doing this together. I think this is going to be fun and interesting television," said Goldberg. 

Up next for Whoopi, an adaptation of Terry McMillan's A Day Late and a Dollar Short for Lifetme. Her HBO documentary Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley, made its debut on the network earlier this week.

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