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HBO Greenlights Pilot for Mike Judge's Live-Action Comedy 'Silicon Valley' -- I Believe You Have My iStapler

Photo of Beth Hanna By Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood December 6, 2012 at 2:55PM

Mike Judge, of "King of the Hill," "Beavis and Butthead" and "Office Space" fame, will dabble into live-action TV with scripted, single-camera comedy "Silicon Valley." HBO has greenlit the pilot.
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Mike Judge

Mike Judge, of "King of the Hill," "Beavis and Butthead" and "Office Space" fame, will dabble into live-action TV with scripted, single-camera comedy "Silicon Valley." HBO has greenlit the pilot.

Judge will team with Scott Rudin, John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky as executive producers.

The title references the venture capital-heavy, high-tech culture of Silicon Valley, described by Judge as a place where "the most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success." Cinema Blend predicts the show will have a workplace angle, which makes sense given Judge's experience with cubicle shenanigans in "Office Space."

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