04/09/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Not Funny: Ray Romano Set To Explore Neuroses In New Show

Ray Romano is looking to return to television, this time on the drama side.

The former "Everybody Loves Raymond" star will play a slightly neurotic, divorced father on cable network TNT's pilot "Men of a Certain Age."

The character-based project will take a wry look at what it means to be a guy approaching midlife while also exploring the bonds of male friendship, all through the eyes of three college buddies who are in their 40s.

Romano will play Joe, who had dreams of being a pro golfer but instead owns and runs a party store.

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