HBO has ordered a full season of the half-hour, single-camera comedy "Enlightened," created by Mike White and starring Laura Dern.
According to the Hollywood Reporter
, "Enlightened" will star Dern as a self-destructive woman who goes into treatment and finds the key to living an enlightened life. But enlightenment comes with unexpected consequences.
"Enlightened" co-stars Luke Wilson, Sarah Burns and Dern's mother Diane Ladd.
White and Dern worked up the story together and will executive produce, with production starting this summer in Los Angeles.