Sitcoms

Scripts and concept show bibles available on request. Email jeffwburdick@aol.com 

Original Sitcom Pilots and Specs:

MANNING THE FORT – An adoptive couple’s carefully fused nuclear family explodes when their son’s rude, unfiltered biological grandparents move into the condo upstairs.

EX-PATS – Seeking an exotic restart to life, a 
smart professional divorcée joins the Foreign Service but lands in a Banana Republic filled with American ex-pats. This concept finished in second place in the 2014 Script Pipeline Great TV Show Idea Contest.

CEMETERY SISTERS – Multi-camera
about two polar-opposite siblings who reluctantly make death their new life’s work after inheriting the family-owned cemetery.  An earlier draft was a Top 25 selection in the 2013 Page Awards.

LIVING BEYOND OUR MEANS – Single-camera comedy about Midwest family whose dire finances earn them a starring role on a “tough love” financial reality show. (Finalist in the “America's Newest Comedy Writer Contest.”See news release.)

Spec Scripts:

Veep – “Jefferson-Jackson Dinner”  V.P. Meyer heads south for a primary kickoff called the “Jefferson-Jackson Dinner” but winds up at the “Jefferson Davis Dinner.” Meanwhile, Dan and Amy confront Gov. Chung about a lingering plagiarism rumor, and Gary and Jonah are sucked into protests against D.C. gridlock but of the traffic variety.

Parks and Recreation – “The Knope Ultimatum”  Leslie 
flips out when she discovers her staff has become rude, apathetic public employees. When they begin gambling on office Solitaire, Leslie struggles with whom to fire to seize back control of the office. 

              All scripts available for review upon request. 

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