'Fatrick': Jim Rash, Nat Faxon Team With Nahnatchka Khan For Fox Pilot

08/04/2013 11:47 am ET

Jim Rash, Nat Faxon and Nahnatchka Khan are teaming up for "Fatrick." As first reported by Deadline, the trio received a pilot commitment at Fox for "Fatrick," a new comedy.

The show follows Patrick, a handsome, popular man who is being held back by his insecurities after growing up as Fatrick, a chubby kid. Khan, who created "Don't Trust the B--- In Apt. 23," will write the pilot with fellow "Apt. 23" co-executive producer Corey Nickerson. Faxon and Rash will direct the pilot.

The Huffington Post confirmed Deadline's report.

Faxon and Rash won an Oscar along with Alexander Payne for "The Descendants." Faxon and Rash recently teamed to write and direct "The Way Way Back."

Click over to Deadline for more.

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