Meagan Good To Co-Star In NBC Zombie Pilot ‘Babylon Fields’

By | Friday February 14, 2014 @ 10:30am PST
Nellie Andreeva

goodFormer Deception star Meagan Good is returning to NBC with a role in the network’s drama pilot Babylon Fields, from Michael Cuesta, Gerald Cuesta and Michael Atkinson. The 20th TV-produced project, originally developed and piloted at CBS seven years ago, is about a town’s residents coming back from the dead. Good, repped by Gersh, Untitled and Morris Yorn, will play Janine Beltran, a local doctor with an edge to her. She was recently seen in Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. Read More »

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‘Anchorman 2′ Adds Meagan Good And Dylan Baker

By | Thursday February 28, 2013 @ 4:39pm PST

Meagan Good Anchorman 2EXCLUSIVE: With filming set to begin soon in Atlanta, Paramount’s Anchorman: The Legend Continues is still quietly adding thesps to its growing roster. Deception‘s Meagan Good is the latest to … Read More »

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‘Deception’ Creators See No Need To Call Attention To Race: TCA

By | Sunday January 6, 2013 @ 2:57pm PST

Ray Richmond is contributing to Deadline’s TCA coverage.

DeceptionGiven that a pair of its primary lead performers happen to be African American, it might seem logical to assume that the ethnicity of stars Meagan Good and Laz Alonso would … Read More »

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2012-13 New Series Leads: Strong Year For Black Actors, Foreigners & Famous Offsping

By | Tuesday May 15, 2012 @ 5:55am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Last season there wasn’t a broadcast drama series with a black lead until Shonda Rhimes’ Scandal launched in the spring with Kerry Washington as the star. That series is coming back next season, joined by several new ones toplined by black actors. It’s a rarity on broadcast television, which has seen only a handful of dramas with black actors as the leads in the past decade. The list of newcomers includes ABC’s Last Resort starring Andre Braugher; Infamous, whose lead is played by Meagan Good; and the CW’s Cult starring Jessica Lucas. Additionally, Fox in keeping in midseason contention its legal drama pilot Guilty toplined by Cuba Gooding Jr. Surprisingly, among comedies, which have been far more welcoming to black actors than dramas with such long-running sitcoms as Cosby and My Wife And Kids, there is only one that features a black actor in a lead role: NBC’s Guys With Kids, where Anthony Anderson plays one of the three leads. (There is a new comedy series with a minority single lead, Fox’s The Mindy Project, created by and starring Indian American Mindy Kaling.) Read More »

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Meagan Good Lands The Lead In NBC Drama Pilot ‘Notorious’

By | Wednesday March 21, 2012 @ 12:41pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: In her first series regular gig, Meagan Good has been tapped as the lead of NBC’s drama pilot Notorious, from Universal TV and BermanBraun. Written by Liz Heldens, Notorious is described as an opulent soap in which detective Joanna … Read More »

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