George Lopez Comedy Series ‘Lopez vs. Lopez’ Picked Up by NBC

LOPEZ VS. LOPEZ -- "Pilot" Episode 101 -- Pictured: (l-r) Mayan Lopez as Mayan, George Lopez as George -- (Photo by: Casey Durkin/NBC)

NBC has given a full series order for George Lopez’s new comedy Lopez vs. Lopez.

The series is described as “a working-class family comedy about dysfunction, reconnection and all the pain and joy in between,” according to a press release from the network.

The 61-year-old comedian will star alongside his daughter Mayan Lopez. Selenis Leyva, Brice Gonzalez, Matt Shively, Laci Mosley (recurring) and Kiran Deol (recurring) are also part of the cast.

Mohawk Productions, Travieso Productions, Mi Vida Loba and 3 Arts are the production companies behind the comedy series.

The executive producers are Debby Wolfe and Bruce Helford, who both wrote the pilot. Helford also worked with Lopez on his self-titled sitcom, George Lopez. Lopez will also executive produce alongside Katie Newman and Michael Rotenberg, and his daughter acts as a producer on the show.

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Lopez vs. Lopez marks the comedian’s return to broadcast television after George Lopez aired for six seasons on ABC from 2002 to 2007.

The series is set to air on NBC and will be available to stream on Peacock the following day.

A premiere date for Lopez vs. Lopez will be announced later.