Becki Newton To Star In Fox Comedy Series ‘Weird Loners’

By | Friday February 21, 2014 @ 12:30pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

becki newtonBecki Newton is set as the lead character in Fox’s six-episode, single-camera ensemble comedy series Weird Loners, written by Michael Weithorn and directed by Jake Kasdan for 20th TV. It tells the story of four relationship-phobic people, … Read More »

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Fox Gives Pilot Order To Carter Bays/Craig Thomas Comedy With Becki Newton Starring

By | Friday February 10, 2012 @ 2:58pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

In what may be the last pilot order this season, Fox has given the green light to Goodwin Games, a single-camera comedy from How I Met Your Mother co-creators/executive producers Carter Bays & Craig Thomas and fellow HIMYM executive producer … Read More »

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UTA Signs Becki Newton

By | Thursday January 5, 2012 @ 12:17pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Becki Newton has signed with UTA. The Ugly Betty standout fielded interest from several major agencies after recently leaving Gersh where she had been a long-time client, ultimately landing at UTA. Following the end of ABC’s Ugly Betty, … Read More »

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Becki Newton To Star In CBS Comedy Pilot

Nellie Andreeva

CBS’ comedy pilot from Jeff and Jackie Filgo has won the Becki Newton sweepstakes. With several pilots vying for the former Ugly Betty co-star, Newton picked the CBS family comedy (formerly Homegrown) as her starring vehicle this pilot season. The … Read More »

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Who Are The Most Sought-After Actors This Pilot Season?

Nellie Andreeva

It is the end of January, and pilot offers to actors are going out fast and furious. Like every year, there are several actors that attract the lion’s share of … Read More »

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NBC Cuts Back Order For ‘Love Bites’

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NBC has cut the order to midseason dramedy Love Bites from 13 to 9. The anthology series, originally slated for a fall launch in the Thursday 10 PM slot, was pushed to midseason after a series of setbacks, including … Read More »

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Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally Ink UMS Deal, Join ‘Love Bites’ As Writing Showrunners

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JonKinnally_TracyPoustFormer Will & Grace executive producers/showrunners Tracy Poust and Jon Kinnally have inked a two-year overall deal with Universal Media Studios. Under the pact, said to be seven-figure per year, the two have joined new NBC/UMS anthology dramedy series Love BitesRead More »

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