ABC picks up the female-led Biggest American Hero reboot
ABC has picked up the pilot for the female-led The Biggest American Hero reboot, in accordance with THR. The half-hour, single-camera comedy will function Meera, an Indian-American girl because the lead. The reboot involves us from Contemporary Off the Boat author/producer Rachna Fruchbom and Nahnatchka Khan’s Fierce Child. 20th Century Fox TV will co-produce with ABC Studios. Fruchbom will write the script. She’ll produce with Mandy Summers from Fierce Child in addition to the unique present producer Steven J. Cannell’s daughter, tv director Tawnia McKiernan.
Meera will reportedly be a 30-year-old Indian-American girl from Cleveland whose spends her time consuming tequila and singing karaoke. Then some aliens give her a brilliant swimsuit to assist her defend the world, regardless of her lack of .
Primarily based on the ABC-TV collection which ran from 1980 to 1983, The Biggest American Hero follows a nebbishy instructor who turns into a reluctant superhero after extraterrestrials give him a particular swimsuit with powers he can barely perceive or management when he loses its instruction handbook. The unique stars William Katt, Robert Culp and Connie Sellecca. You possibly can take heed to the very catchy theme music for the unique collection within the participant beneath. It hit No. 2 on the Billboard 100 in 1981. The top of the unique collection featured the lead character discovering an acceptable substitute to put on the swimsuit, and he selected a girl.
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