Nicole Richie is getting her own TV show.
"The story revolves around a young, modern and professional woman who must balance her business and family relationships,” Richie wrote on her blog, E! News reported.
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“She must deal with, and navigate the many ideas of what a woman's role is: modern vs. traditional. Lately, I have been surrounded by many different women of all ages and walks of life. It amazes me to watch and observe how many different ideas there are about what a woman's role should be in this era. I've taken these fascinating ideas, and compiled them into something that I think will be very special (and funny!). We're still in the very early stages and I can't wait to share more with you soon!"
The unnamed, single-camera sitcom is set to last a half-hour and is being produced for Sony Pictures TV, Variety reports.
Richie has reportedly secured a writer from the hit show “Californication” and an executive producer from “According to Jim” for the project.
If all goes as planned, the show could secure a spot on ABC’s fall 2010 lineup, according to E!
Last week, she checked out of the hospital after a nasty bout with pneumonia.