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Alec Baldwin Developing TV Show Based On Troubled Mayor Rob Ford

July 10th, 2014 2:03pm EDT
Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin lost his talk show on MSNBC following a street tirade caught on camera, but he doesn't seem to have trouble getting acting jobs.

According to Deadline, the 30 Rock star is developing a TV show with NBC Productions featuring himself as the Mayor of New York City. The fictionalized mayor will be based on Toronto mayor Rob Ford, who has been in the news constantly for cocaine and alcohol abuse.

Despite the fact that a bumbling mayor could make for a good comedy show (a la Parks and Recreation), it's actually being developed as a one-hour series and appears to be focusing on poli...
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