Mara Brock and Salim Akil Land Pilot Commitment at ABC for New Comedy Series About a Power Couple

Marking their first sale since saying goodbye to BET, under their new 3-year deal with Warner Bros. TV production studios, Mara Brock and Salim Akil have set up a new comedy project at ABC titled “Documenting Love,” which Deadline reports will “draw parallels to ‘Mad About You’,” the sitcom that aired on NBC from 1992 to 1999 and tarred Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as a newly married couple in New York City, as they deal with everything from the minutiae to major struggles.

Promising to chronicle the “comedic love story about a modern-day power couple,” “Documenting Love” (I hope that’s a working title) does sound like it could very well be inspired by this real-life modern-day power couple – The Akils themselves!

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Diamonde Williamson