NBC orders "About a Boy," "Crisis," J.J. Abrams' "Believe," Sean Hayes sitcom

"About a Boy" is a remake of the 2002 Hugh Grant film, "Crisis" stars Gillian Anderson and Dermot Mulroney, "Believe" stars Kyle MacLachlan and Sean Hayes will star in multi-camera sitcom "Sean Saves the World." PLUS: NBC picks up "The Family Guide" with Parker Posey and J.K. Simmons.

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