Wilmer Valderrama Returning to Fox


Former “That ’70s Show” star Wilmer Valderrama is returning to Fox for a one-hour comedy pilot titled “The Emancipation of Ernesto,” reports Variety.

The project will be produced through 20th Century Fox TV. Emily Kapnek (“Emily’s Reasons Why Not”) will serve as executive producer, with Valderrama listed as co-executive producer in addition to star.

“Ernesto” revolves around a man who manages to avoid the temptations of his adopted city, Los Angeles, while embarking on a search to find his father.