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Amy Poehler's production company has sold three shows in a week

Amy Poehler's production company Paper Kite Productions has sold NBC and ABC one comedy pilot each, meaning the former Parks & Recreation star has won three pilot commitments in the last week alone. Deadline is reporting that ABC has purchased Jordan Roter's Aunt Jill, in which the titular aunt tries to reinvent herself after devoting her life to her career and social pursuits. NBC acquired Transparent veteran Nisha Ganatra's Pre-Madonna, an '80s high school comedy based on Ganatra's own Chicago-area adolescence. They're joining Poehler and The Mindy Project producer Charlie Grandy's Dumb Prince, which was sold to NBC last week.

Of course, there's no guarantee that any of these pilots will receive a full season order they'll make it...

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