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Zoe Lister JonesWhitney co-star Zoe Lister Jones has landed the last lead in Dana Klein’s CBS comedy Friends With Better Lives, which is directed by James Burrows. The multi-camera project, from 20th Century Fox TV and Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment, revolves around six 30-something friends who each think the other has it better. Jones will play one of them, the competitive and narcissistic Kate, who is super successful at work but a mess in her dating life. Jones, repped by WME and Karl Austen, is the latest Whitney cast member to book a pilot in second position

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