10/03/2012 06:38 pm ET Updated Dec 03, 2012

Julia Roberts Producing ABC Comedy Based On 'Taming Of The Shrew'

Julia Roberts is bringing The Taming of the Shrew to TV -- sort of.

A half-hour comedy of the same name, which references William Shakespeare's play in name alone, just sold to ABC. The actress' Red Om Films, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas of 3 Arts and ABC Studios are producing the workplace laugher, which follows a horrible boss and the employees trying to reign her in.

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