Pilot Scoop: Tyler Labine Moves to New Kingdom, Ashley Tisdale Joins CBS Comedy and More!
Also making our latest pilot casting roundup is Mad Love‘s Tyler Labine and Kings alum Chris Egan.
• High School Musical alumna Tisdale joins the aforementioned untitled project — which revolves around a group of young people trying to achieve their creative dreams in these tough financial times — as Petra, the beautiful, sarcastic assistant to a New York-based vintage clothing designer. Deadline first reported the news.
• Egan has landed the first role in ABC’s reimagining of the classic Disney fairy tale Beauty and the Beast. He’ll play Gorrick, a Gaston-like character who is the fiancé of the show’s embattled leading lady, Grace.
* Labine will co-star opposite Justin Kirk in NBC’s single-camera comedy Animal Kingdom. The project centers on a House-like veterinarian (Kirk) who loves animals but usually hates their owners. Labine will play a fellow vet.
Which pilot castings have your interest piqued?