Variety reports “Brothers in Atlanta,” a comedy from Diallo Riddle, Bashir Salahuddin and Lorne Michaels is a go by HBO. The series is about struggling entertainers and best friends Langston and Moose. They are played by by writer-exec producers Riddle and Salahuddin. Also set to star is Maya Rudolph and Jaden Smith. Maya Rudolph will play Shirle, Moose’s demanding diva boss, and Jaden Smith will play Curtis, Langston’s rowdy teenage neighbor with unpredictable interests and a suspicious income. Tim Story will direct the pilot and further episodes. Plus Jeff Field, Doug Griffin of the Story Co. and Anna Dokoza will also produce. Riddle and Salahuddin, will exec produce with Lorne Michaels and Andrew Singer for Broadway Video.