The cast of CBS's show Ghosts sits gathered in the salon of a dusty mansion.

The cast of the CBS pilot GHOSTS.

Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS

This Ghosts story tells how the new CBS comedy came together brilliantly in spite of the ghastly pandemic.

By David Hochman

They say change can be scary. A new town, an unfamiliar house, a bunch of deceased former residents who want you out of there pronto.

That's the spirit of Ghosts, a new CBS comedy—yes, comedy—about a cute young couple who inherit a rundown 300-year-old country estate (thanks, Great Aunt Sophie) along with a tight-knit group of dearly departed souls from time periods who hilariously haunt the place.

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