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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Colton Dunn Joins NBC Pilot ‘The Pro’; Jonathan Tucker In DirecTV Series ‘Navy St.’

By | Tuesday February 11, 2014 @ 9:40am PST
Nellie Andreeva

dunnActor-writer Colton Dunn (Key & Peele) has been cast opposite Rob Lowe and Rob Riggle in NBC’s single-camera comedy pilot The Pro. Written by  Pete Huyck and Alex Gregory, The Pro centers on former tennis doubles champion “Big Ben” Bertrahm (Lowe), whose career flame-out and misguided investments have left him working as the pro at a tennis and golf club. Dunn will play Lewis, the head engineer and club bookie who fears a change in the status quo when successful and wealthy Bobby Welch (Riggle) arrives as the new tennis pro. Dunn, repped by Paradigm and Prinicpato-Young, has recurred on Parks And Recreation, The League and Burning Love. Read More »

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Rob Riggle To Star In Rob Lowe’s NBC Comedy Pilot ‘The Pro’

By | Friday February 7, 2014 @ 5:46pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

riggleRob Riggle, hot off the strong buzz for his Ford Fusion Hybrid Super Bowl commercials, has closed a deal to star opposite Rob Lowe in NBC’s single-camera comedy pilot The Pro. Written by  Pete Huyck and Alex Gregory, The Read More »

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UPDATE: NBC Picks Up Rob Lowe Comedy, Odd Couple Sitcom To Pilot

By | Thursday January 23, 2014 @ 4:11pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

loweUPDATE: NBC also gave a pilot order to single-camera comedy The Pro, starring and executive produced by Rob Lowe. Comedy veterans Pete Huyck and Alex Gregory wrote write the script and serve as showrunners, with Todd Holland set to direct. The project, which had a production commitment, stems from a development deal NBC inked with Lowe in the summer when he was finalizing his upcoming exit from Parks And Recreation. It is co-produced by ABC Studios, which has a deal with Huyck and Gregory, and Universal TV, with ABC Studios taking lead. The Pro stars Lowe as former tennis doubles champion “Big Ben” Bertrahm, whose career flame-out and misguided investments have left him working as the pro at a tennis and golf club, where he tries to hustle and charm his way back into America’s 1%. Huyck and Gregory are executive producing with Holland and Karey Burke through their Uni TV-based Dark Toy banner, and Brillstein Entertainment’s Marc Gurvitz. Read More »

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