CBS Buys ‘Comply with The Cash’ Crime Drama & Sabrina Jalees’ Semi-Autobiographical Comedy From Kapital Leisure – .
EXCLUSIVE: CBS directed Michael Peterson and Alam’s development crime drama Follow The Money, The Family, a multi-camera, semi-autobiographical comedy by writer / comedian Sabrina Jalees. Both projects come from Aaron Kaplans Kapital Entertainment and CBS TV Studios.
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In Follow the Money, written by Peterson, a brilliant forensic accountant who gave up her own father to develop a high-profile pyramid scheme works with a hedonistic FBI agent who is fleeing his troubled past to solve the toughest crimes by He follows financial clues This proves that while people may lie, money never.
Peterson Executive produces with Kaplan and Dana Honor from Capital. Capital produces alongside CBS TV Studios.
Alam, The Family is based on the life and childhood of Jalees. The comedy, written by Jalees, is about a Pakistani-American family who lived in New Jersey in the 1990s and deals with race, individuality and the idea that we are all different but all the same.
Capital’s Kaplan and Honor Executive produce. Jalees is co-executive producer. CBS TV Studios is the studio.
This is Jalees’ second broadcast sale this cycle. She also has an untitled, multi-camera parenting comedy set on ABC through 20th Television. Alam, the family has you first.
Toronto-born Jalees has starred in Canadian shows like Much Music’s Video On Trial and YTV’s In Real Life. As an actress, she last played the regular role in the series by Dr. Lexie Gillani on CBS ‘Carol’s Second Act. Her previous credits include consulting producer on Big Mouth and Human Resources for Netflix, Executive Story Editor on Search Party and ABCs The Mayor, and consulting producer on Human Resources. As a stand-up she toured North America, England, South Africa and performed several times at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival.