Tracey Ullman Cast In CBS Pilot ‘Good Session’; Patricia Wettig Joins CW’s ‘Identity’; Craig Frank In ‘Messengers’

By | Thursday March 20, 2014 @ 12:30pm PDT

Tracey Ullman (The Tracey Ullman Show) traceyullmanhas signed on to CBS’ single-camera comedy pilot Good Session, opposite James Roday and Rich Sommer. Written by John Hamburg and Matt Miller and directed by Hamburg, the project revolves around a happy couple, Joel (Roday) and Lindsay (TBD), who go to a therapist to help them decide if they should have a baby but quickly discover they have more to discuss. Ullman will play Ellen, the astute, straightforward therapist who uses her own brand of insight and humor to inspire the couples she helps to tell the truth.

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wettig2Emmy and Golden Globe winner Patricia Wettig (thirtysomethingBrothers And Sisters) has joined the cast of CW‘s drama pilot Identity, exec produced by Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci. It centers on Mia (Ahna O’Reilly), a young New Yorker who learns she needs an organ transplant to survive and her only living relative is a newfound half-brother, Davis (Matt Barr), the charming, privileged only son of a wealthy and powerful Charleston family. She connects with them only to find they’re the target of a CIA investigation for involvement in domestic terrorism, and the agency wants her as their newest informant. Wettig will play Liana Grant, matriarch of the family. Wettig won three Emmys and a Golden Globe for thirtysomething.

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R.I.P. Producer Allan McKeown

By | Thursday December 26, 2013 @ 11:45am PST

2nd Annual British Comedy FestivalAllan McKeown, who with his wife Tracey Ullman created her TV series Tracey Takes On… at HBO and State Of The Union at Showtime, died December 24 at his Los Angeles home after battling … Read More »

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