Jeff Hephner Set As The Lead In ‘Playboy’

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Actor Jeff Hephner just got his big break, landing the lead role in NBC’s drama pilot Playboy. The project, from 20th TV, Imagine TV and writer-executive producer Chad Hodge, is set at the Playboy Club in Chicago in … Read More »

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Several Actors Board Broadcast Pilots

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ABC’s comedy comedy pilot has found the leads for its comedy pilot My Freakin’ Family: Ellen Woglom and Ravi Patel. Christopher Rich also has been cast in the project, which … Read More »

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David Krumholtz To Co-Star In ‘Playboy’

By | Friday February 25, 2011 @ 1:55pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Now that’s a gig few male actors could pass up — playing the boss of a Playboy club. After a slew of castings of beautiful young actresses as Playboy bunnies, former Numbers star David Krumholtz is set for a … Read More »

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Five Broadcast Pilots Add To Casts

Nellie Andreeva

Eva Amurri (Californication) is set to star opposite Christine Lahti in CBS’ medical-family drama pilot The Doctor, written by Privileged creator Rina Mimoun and directed by David Nutter. The project, from Warner Bros. TV, centers on a mother (Lahti) … Read More »

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Laura Benanti To Star In NBC’s ‘Playboy’ And Other Pilot Castings

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Tony-winning actress Laura Benanti is set to star in NBC’s drama pilot Playboy. The project, from 20th TV/Imagine TV, is set at the Playboy Club in Chicago in 1963. Benanti will play Carol-Lynne, a 30-year-old bombshell … Read More »

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NBC’s ‘Playboy’ Pilot Casts Two Bunnies

Nellie Andreeva

Amber Heard (Zombieland) and Naturi Naughton (Fame) are set as leads in the NBC drama pilot Playboy. The project, from 20th TV/Imagine TV, is set at the Playboy Club … Read More »

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Amber Heard In Talks For NBC’s ‘Playboy’

Nellie Andreeva

Amber Heard (Zombieland) is in talks for a lead role on the NBC drama pilot Playboy. The project, from 20th TV/Imagine TV, is set at the Playboy Club in Chicago in 1963. Heard would play a new hire at the … Read More »

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NBC Picks Up 1960s Playboy Drama To Pilot

Nellie Andreeva

NBC has made its first drama pilot order this development season and it has gone to Playboy, a period drama about Playboy bunnies in the Chicago club in the 1960s. The project, set against the background of the political … Read More »

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