Oyama most recently was a co-executive producer on the first season of Universal TV’s breakout NBC comedy series Young Rock.
“When I was growing up in Alabama my dream was to become a cashier at Piggly Wiggly,” said Oyama. “I feel like this deal might be even cooler than that! I’ve loved working with Jim, Erin and the Utv team the past few years. I’m so thankful for the opportunity to continue collaborating with such supportive, fun people.”
Sasid Jim Donnelly, EVP Comedy at Universal Television: “We’re ecstatic that we’ve finally convinced Erica to hit pause on her true dream of