Blake Lee, Ben Lewis to headline semi-autobiographical comedy series Married with Friends
The real-life couple previously starred together in the LGBTQIA+ holiday movie, The Christmas Setup
Married with Friends, a multi-camera comedy inspired by the real-life married couple Blake Lee and Ben Lewis is in development.
Lee and Lewis will also headline the show, which has a script written by Julia Meltzer. The show follows a millennial friends group that navigate life, friendships, and romantic relationships, with Arthur and Bo (Lee and Lewis), a gay, married couple as the glue that holds them all together.
Corinne Kingsbury (creator of shows like Fam and In the Dark) is on board as supervisor. Kingsbury also executive produces the show through her Eighty-Two Cents productions. Lee, Lewis and Meltzer serve as co-executive producers. CBS Studios produces in association with Eighty-Two Cents.
Notably, Lee and Lewis previously starred together in the LGBTQIA+ holiday movie, The Christmas Setup. Lewis is best known for playing Ben in Fam, which had Kingsbury as the show's creator. Lewis also starred as William Clayton on Arrow. Lee was most recently seen in Cruel Summer. The actor also plays a series regular on Wisdom of the Crowd.