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Katie Couric and Michelle Pfeiffer Team With Murphy Brown Creator For Morning News Comedy Pitch

Katie Couric, Michelle Pfeiffer, Diane English

Katie Couric, Michelle Pfeiffer, Diane English

Katie Couric is using fodder from one of her high-profile media jobs for a hot new project!

The Perky One is putting her Today experience to good use, by teaming with Diane English (Murphy Brown) for a comedy set in the world of a fictional morning news program. According to Variety, movie star Michelle Pfeiffer would star in the project, which is being pitched to HBO, Showtime, AMC, Amazon and Netflix. Former Two and a Half Men executive producers Eric and Kim Tannenbaum are also attached.

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