NBC will search for Funniest Person in America to star in a sitcom.

NBC will search for Funniest Person in America to star in a sitcom.
After announcing plans to air a show searching for The Next Action Star, NBC says they are launching a show that will search for The Funniest Person in America. Produced and hosted by Jay Mohr, the show will “follow [10 comedians] as they live together in a house and compete for the ultimate prize—a primetime development deal with the network.” The eight-episode show will air next spring or summer.
+ plus: Australia’s Nine searching for six men for “a Manpower-style male revue troupe.”

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