Pilot Scoop: Veronica Mars Vet Ryan Hansen to Headline Fox's El Jefe

Ryan Hansen El JefeVeronica Mars and Party Down grad Ryan Hansen has scored the male lead in the Fox comedy pilot El Jefe, sources confirm to TVLine.

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The project —from Aliens In America duo Moses Port and David Guarascio — centers on a well-off guy in his early 30s (Hansen) who finally gets booted out of his dad and step-mom’s house and moves in with his cleaning woman’s family since he had nowhere else to go.

Hansen most recently starred in NBC’s short-lived sitcom Friends with Benefits.