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NBC cancels 'Marry Me,' 'About a Boy' and 'One Big Happy'
NBC cancels 'Marry Me,' 'About a Boy' and 'One Big Happy'

The quest for laughs at NBC continues: The network has canceled the comedies "About a Boy," "Marry Me" and "One Big Happy." "About a Boy" starred David Walton as an immature bachelor who strikes up an unlikely friendship with the nerdy boy next door, played by Benjamin Stockham. Minnie Driver costarred as the kid's hippie mom.  It was adapted fom the novel by Nick Hornby (which was previously made into a 2002 film featuring Hugh Grant and Nicholas Hoult) and was developed for television by Jason Katims, the writer-producer of "Parenthood" and "Friday Night Lights."  The...

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