US network the CW has put Someday, Someday, Maybe, a new drama from Gilmore Girls star Lauren Graham, into development.

Deadline.com reports that the show is based on Graham's debut novel of the same name, with Graham also writing the script for the planned series.

Someday, Someday, Maybe tells the story of a young actress with six months to go on her three-year career plan to make it in New York.

Graham will also serve as executive producer on the project.

Gilmore Girls was screened on the CW in the US.