ABC Developing Second Marvel Comedy Series

Mon, January 11th, 2016 at 1:19pm PST | Updated: January 11th, 2016 at 1:31pm

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More Marvel is headed to television thanks to ABC.

A second Marvel comedy is in development at ABC. IGN reports the new project will be developed separately from the previously announced "Damage Control" series, but there are no details available on what the subject of the new show.

"In the long term, we'd love [the new series] to be [on ABC]," revealed ABC Entertainment Group President Paul Lee.

"We definitely want to do Marvel comedies as well as dramas and of course, as you know, we supply lots of dramas to Netflix," he added.

"Marvel's Damage Control" in Development as Comedy Series at ABC

As to "Damage Control," he shared, "That's the one that's going to be coming out this season. I haven't read it yet. I can't wait to see it. We hope it's going to be great."

In addition to "Damage Control," ABC has ordered a "Most Wanted" pilot and has a John Ridley series in development in conjunction with Marvel Television. The network currently airs "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and "Agent Carter."

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