'A Black Lady Sketch Show''s Quinta Brunson to star in workplace comedy at HBO Max

L-R: Quinta Brunson, Robin Thede; Anne Marie Fox/HBO

L-R: Quinta Brunson, Robin Thede; Anne Marie Fox/HBOA Black Lady Sketch Show star Quinta Brunson has landed a new starring role.

According to Deadline, Brunson and 2 Broke Girls producer Michelle Nader have teamed up create a workplace comedy, which has landed a pilot at HBO Max.

Brunson, who co-wrote the potential series with Nader, will star as an "ambitious millennial flying up the ladder at a media startup company." While there, she is "unexpectedly tasked with running the newly hired, PR crisis-averting diversity team made up of green Internet newbies."

Nader will serve as the showrunner for the yet-titled project.

HBO's A Black Lady Sketch Show, which has been renewed for a second season.  Brunson's other credits include an appearance on ABC’s Single Parents and The CW’s iZombie.

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