"Martin Lawrence joins CBS comedy pilotMartin Lawrence has inked a deal to star in CBS' currently untitled multi-camera comedy.

The comedian would play a widowed father of two teenagers who, after losing his job in construction, decides to go to the police academy and become a cop at the age of 46.

The show is written by Mike Lisbe and Nate Reger with CBS TV Studios producing the project.

This project is still in development.