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TBS orders 'Ground Floor,' sitcom starring John C. McGinley

John C. McGinley, a cast member in the motion picture sport biography 42, attends the premiere of the film with his wife Nichole Kessler at TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on April 9, 2013. 42 depicts Jackie Robinson's life story and his history-making signing into professional baseball with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. UPI/Jim Ruymen
John C. McGinley, a cast member in the motion picture sport biography "42", attends the premiere of the film with his wife Nichole Kessler at TCL Chinese Theatre in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles on April 9, 2013. "42" depicts Jackie Robinson's life story and his history-making signing into professional baseball with the Brooklyn Dodgers under the guidance of team executive Branch Rickey. UPI/Jim Ruymen | License Photo

ATLANTA, May 13 (UPI) -- TBS says it has ordered 10 episodes of "Ground Floor," a new U.S. workplace comedy starring Skylar Astin, Briga Heelan and John C. McGinley.

The series is to premiere on the cable television network in 2014.

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"'Ground Floor' is a smart and extremely funny comedy that blends workplace humor with relatable romantic entanglements," Michael Wright, president and head of programming for TBS, TNT and Turner Classic Movies, said in a statement last Friday. "It's all brought together by a wonderful ensemble. With 'Ground Floor,' we're thrilled to be extending our creative partnership with 'Cougar Town's' [writer] Bill Lawrence."

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