Robin Williams May Star in CBS Comedy

by | August 30, 2012 at 7:10 PM | TV News

Robin Williams (Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Robin Williams is on the verge of returning to television.

No, not in a remake of “Mork & Mindy” which made the comedian famous. Instead, Williams is linked to a new project written by Emmy winner David E. Kelley that CBS is in talks to pick up, according to

The workplace comedy, is reportedly set in the world of advertising and would star Williams as a brilliant ad executive who works with his daughter.

Williams won an Oscar for his role in “Good Will Hunting” and had been nominated three other times for his work in “The Fisher King,” “Dead Poets Society” and “Good Morning, Vietnam.” The actor has also won two Emmys.