Jermaine Fowler has been putting in some serious work and it has finally paid off for him at CBS. Today it was announced that the network has picked up Fowler for 13 episodes of his ongoing project, ‘Superior Donuts’
Standup Jermaine Fowler has a brand new show heading to CBS. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a 13-episode series order to a multi-cam comedy by Fowler called Superior Donuts. Ordered to pilot back in May, the series is based on the play by Tracy Letts and follows “the relationship between the owner of a donut shop (Judd Hirsch), his new young employee (Fowler) and their patrons in a gentrifying neighborhood of Chicago.” David Koechner, Maz Jobrani, Anna Baryshnikov, Darien Sills-Evans, Rell Battle, and Katey Sagal round out the cast of she show, which will premiere later in the 2016-2017 TV season.