Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Comedian Nick Thune has landed the co-lead opposite Matthew Broderick on Nick-ThuneNBC’s comedy pilot Beach Lane. He replaces Patton Oswalt who was originally cast in the role but let go after the table read. Beach Lane stars Broderick as a celebrity author is hired by an irresponsible millionaire heir (Thune) to run his struggling small-town newspaper.

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