Jon Favreau Lands Divorce Comedy Script with NBC

by | September 7, 2012 at 7:41 PM | Revolution, TV News

Jon Favreau (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES ( – “Iron Man” director Jon Favreau is hooking up with NBC for a comedy about divorce.

NBC has purchased a script for a project that Favreau will executive produce. The single-camera comedy will revolve around a divorced dad juggling his return to the single life with the responsibilities of fathering his five-year-old daughter.

The Office” co-executive producers Warren Lieberstein and Halsted Sullivan will pen the script, as well as executive produce the project.

Favreau recently directed the pilot for the J.J. Abrams/Eric Kripke drama series “Revolution,” which premieres on NBC this fall.