Comedy Headlines for 10/18/12

What’s happening in the comedy world now… Showtime has ordered a second stand-up comedy special from Larry Wilmore (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart correspondent) that’ll be politically-based and air Nov. 3 — just before Election Day. It tapes Oct. 24 in Jacksonville, Fla. Wilmore is with UTA. CBS gave a script order to an untitled multi-cam family comedy inspired by the life of Adrienne Brodeur, author of Man Camp and founder of literary magazine Zoetrope: All-Story with Francis Ford Coppola. Waterman Entertainment is looking to turn longtime newspaper comic strip cat Heathcliff into a CGI/live action film and...

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