- The currently untitled hourlong project comes from 20th Television and is written and executive produced by Oyegun.
- The pilot follows five therapists in Philadelphia, who find unique ways to solve problems in their patients’ lives while grappling with their own. Ellen Roman, the owner of the practice and a brilliant therapist, has her life shockingly turned upside down when she begins working with a sociopathic patient who may hold the key to the disappearance of her sister five years earlier.
- Prior to working on This Is Us, Oyegun wrote for Ava DuVernay’s OWN drama Queen Sugar. She is under an overall deal with 20th Television.
More ABC News:
- As black-ish continues its farewell season, ABC is asking the most serious of the show's fans to submit videos for a chance to win a trip celebrating the series finale.
- Academy Award-nominated documentary Summer of Soul, directed by Questlove, will be airing on ABC on Sunday, February 20th.
- ABC is set to give a two-episode backdoor pilot for a new spinoff of their hit series The Rookie with Niecy Nash set to star.