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Tina Fey producing Fire Island-based comedy for NBC, report says
They're calling it the Fire Island "Cheers."
Only months after the finale of Tina Fey's hit NBC comedy, "30 Rock," she is back in business with the show's co-executive producer Robert Carlock to create another "female-centered workplace project... in the vein of 'Cheers,'" and based on Fire Island, according to Deadline.com.
The industry site reports NBC has bought the as-yet-untitled comedy from "30 Rock" writer-producer Colleen McGuiness, to be executive-produced by Fey, McGuiness and Carlock. Its plot will focus on a young woman who finds a new home and family on Fire Island as she seeks to reconnect with her father, Deadline reports.
No word so far on a premiere date or whether the show will film on location on Fire Island.