Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos to Produce Sri Rao's Mom Comedy For ABC


How's this for six degrees of soap-eration? Deadline is reporting All My Children alums Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos are producing a new "mom comedy" from General Hospital: Night Shift scribe Sri Rao. Here's a description of the project from Deadline:


 [The project] centers on a free-spirited single mom who’s raising two kids in Brooklyn and running a small design company with three of her best friends. Things take a turn when her conservative 16-year-old son starts interning at her company, intent on transforming the family business into a global empire.

Ripa and Consuelos will executive produce the series for ABC Studios via their Milojo Productions shingle.

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