, executive producer of WB's What I Like About You
, has been tapped to pen the half-hour comedy project ABC is developing for American Idol
Season 4 finalist Constantine Maroulis
. The series will be based loosely on the long-haired singer's real life and his family in New York. "None of it needs to be made up," Lucas tells the Hollywood Reporter
. "[Constantine] has a wonderfully funny, rich family life" and, conveniently, goofy neighbors named Lenny and Squiggy.