Amy Poehler

Actress Amy Poehler attends the premiere of "They Came Together" at BAMcinemaFest 2014 on Monday, June 23, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)

Amy Poehler has a new HBO show that will center around the town of Edison, New Jersey.

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According to Vulture.com, the new show will be a “dark musical” starring John Roberts (voice of Linda Belcher from Fox’s “Bob’s Burgers.”)

The show, “Edison”, according to the site, is described as a comedy and is based on Roberts’ former life in the Middlesex County town as he tries to become a New York City real estate broker.

Poehler will executive produce the site, according to Vulture, and “Bob’s Burgers” actor H. Jon Benjamin will co-write the show with Roberts.

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Contact Staff Writer Maxwell Reil at 609-272-7258 or at mreil@pressofac.com

I’ve written for multiple publications including Levittown Now, Passyunk Post, Philadelphia Neighborhoods,Temple News and JUMP Magazine. I’ve covered arts, entertainment, business, music, sports and local government. Experienced in videography.

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