10/14/2009 at 01:00 PM EDT
Chandler at 40: Matthew Perry will star in, co-write and executive produce an as-yet untitled ABC sitcom that he conceived, says the Hollywood Reporter
The former Chandler Bing of Friends
will play a self-absorbed manager of a second-rate sports arena who starts to take stock of his life as he turns 40 – the milestone Perry hit in August.
sightings on the tube lately include Courteney Cox
starring on ABC's Cougar Town
and Matt LeBlanc signing to headline the Showtime-BBC series Episodes
– Stephen M. Silverman