U.S. Minnie Driver Comedy Set to Air on U.K.’s E4


U.K. network E4 has picked up all three seasons of the Minnie Driver-led U.S. comedy Speechless.

Driver leads the cast as Maya DiMeo, a devoted mom who will do anything for her husband, Jimmy (John Ross Bowie), and their three kids, Ray (Mason Cook), Dylan (Kyla Kenedy), and JJ (Micah Fowler). JJ, the eldest of the three, has cerebral palsy.

Scott Silveri (Friends) writes and executive produces the show, alongside Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar of Fresh Off the Boat. The series is from Twentieth Century Fox Television.