“Think Like A Man” TV Series In Works At Fox From Steve Harvey, Will Packer & Tim Story!
Fox is developing Think Like A Man, a single-camera comedy executive produced by comedian Steve Harvey, on whose best-selling advice book the movies were based, and by the films’ producer Will Packer. Keith Merryman and David A. Newman, who wrote the 2012 movie and the 2014 sequel Think Like A Man Too, will pen the TV adaptation and will executive produce. Tim Story, who directed both movies, will helm the potential pilot and also executive produce, along with Gerald Washington, president of Harvey’s East 112th Street Productions. Will Packer Prods.’ Korin D. Huggins co-executive produces.
Screen Gems’ sibling Sony Pictures Television is the studio, producing alongside East 112th Street and Endemol Shine Studios where Harvey’s company recently inked an overall deal.
Based on the movie franchise and Harvey’s book, the Thin Like A Man series explores the never-ending battle of the sexes from four very different points of view: newly married, moving in, breaking up and hooking up. Featuring both the male and female perspectives, our couples and their friends will realize that it’s easy to fall in love and “be” in love but not necessarily stay in love.
Think Like A Man was a box office breakout, opening with $34 million in 2012 en route to a $91.5 million haul in North America on a $12.5 million budget. It spawned the 2014 sequel Think Like A Man Too,with the original ensemble cast returning including Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Kevin Hart, Terrence J, Taraji P. Henson, Romany Malco and Gabrielle Union. Here is a trailer for the original movie:
Think Like A Man Trailer Official 2012 [HD] – Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara