Jessica Simpson getting sitcom
January 15, 2013 (WLS) -- Jessica Simpson is teaming up with NBC to bring a sitcom inspired by her life to your TV.
The comedy will be written by Nick Bakay who wrote "Paul Blart: Mall Cop" starring Kevin James.
Simpson's rep did not have any details on a title or when it will premiere.
Ben Silverman, chairman of Electus, which is producing the show, calls Simpson a "modern day Lucy with incredible comedic shops."
The announcement comes weeks after Simpson's newest Weight Watchers ad debuted announcing her second prenancy.
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