Michael Strahan Sells “Hobbs” To ABC
Michael Strahan is outchea winning!
The NFL Hall of Famer and “Good Morning America” host has sold “Hobbs,” his very first scripted series to ABC.
Via The Hollywood Reporter:
The drama, which has received a script commitment, follows Tommy Hobbs, a former Heisman Trophy winner who joins the Miami police force after not being drafted by the NFL, as well as a meticulous, rule-following detective who has trained her whole life to become a police officer.
Michael Caleo (The Sopranos, Rescue Me) will pen the script and exec produce the ABC Studios drama alongside Strahan and his SMAC Entertainment partner Constance Schwartz-Morini. The latter is a former NFL strategist who teamed with the NFL Hall of Famer in 2011 to launch SMAC — a talent management, music, branding and production company. The company next has docuseries Religion of Sports due in the fall on the Audience Network.
Congrats to Michael!