The View co-host Sherri Shepherd just got a pick up. Her comedy, Sherri, for the cable network Lifetime was recently picked up for 12 episodes. According to Variety, the show will tape in New York allowing Shepherd to continue on at The View.
"Sherri," in which Shepherd's character will juggle being a single mom, paralegal and actress, will mark the first self-owned comedy to air on the cabler. Series reteams Shepherd with exec producers Terri Minsky, Nina Wass and Gene Stein, all of whom worked together on "Less Than Perfect."