'Mike and Molly': EP Mark Roberts looks to make show 'a bigger ensemble'


TV programs often run into challenges when the lead characters finally get together or, worse, get married. These moments often mark the high point of a series and everything after that goes down hill. So it was a surprise when, at the end of Season 1 of "Mike and Molly," that the title characters decided they're going to get hitched. As for how the show will keep up the tension and evolve, the show's EP Mark Roberts has the answer."I'm married and it comes with plenty of problems," Roberts says at the Television Critics Association winter press tour. He adds that other members of the cast, which includes Reno Wilson, Nyambi Nyambi and Rondi Reed will have expanded roles. Roberts says they're making the show into "a bigger ensemble with other interesting characters. We're going to follow their lives too...Mike and Molly, in some story lines, can become supporting players."Reed's role as Mike's (Billy Gardell)...



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