Diablo Cody is entering a universe of crime solving.
The Juno screenwriter has sole an hourlong play about an ex-cop to Fox, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
Titled Two Nights, a plan follows an ex-cop named Sunday Night who simply wants to be left alone with her pet squirrel. However, when her encourage father asks for assistance in a abduction box of a immature girl, Sunday is pulled divided from her island home and behind into a universe of law enforcement. She contingency confront her possess demons as she solves cases for a rapist inquisitive multiplication of a FBI.
Finding Carter creator Emily Silver will write a book and exec furnish with Cody. The plan outlines a latter’s initial by her recently sealed overall understanding with Warner Bros. Television, that will produce.
Fox continues to ramp adult a growth slate. Earlier on Thursday, a network handed out a book joining to another crime-solving form series, this one a womanlike Nice Guys reboot about a private questioner and an enforcer called The Nice Girls.
The sale brings Silver behind to Fox, where she worked for 3 years on a long-running procedural Bones. Her credits also embody The Flash. She is repped by WME, Industry Entertainment and McKuin Frankel. Cody is also repped by WME and McKuin Frankel, as good as MXN Entertainment.