Exclusive: The Office's Jake Lacy Joins CBS Pilot The McCarthys as Gay Son

Jake Lacy The McCarthysThe Office‘s Jake Lacy has joined the cast of CBS’ dysfunctional family comedy pilot The McCarthys, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The half-hour project, from Brian Gallivan (Are You There, Chelsea?) and Will Gluck (Andy Richter Controls the Universe), centers on a sports-crazed, Irish-Catholic Boston family.

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Lacy will play Ronny, the smart, funny, neurotic son who came out to his family two years ago. He’s finally decided to move out and begin a life away from his family, but they keep finding ways to involve him in their drama.

As previously reported, Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook) and Jack McGee (Rescue Me) have been cast as Ronny’s parents.

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  1. CJ says:

    I’d get gay with him.

  2. Chuck Finley (AJ) says:

    This guy sucks on The Office. Please stop hiring him for shows. He isn’t funny. At. All.

    • Mike says:

      The office is hardly. Good measure of this guys ability, Noone is funny on the Office anymore.

      • Marcus says:

        Learn how to write a sentence before you bash an excellent show that has rediscovered itself this season.
        This season of the Office has been great. Last season jumped shark a little, and imo it was because they made Andy the Boss, but I think this season is as funny as the earlier seasons. I’m sad it’s ending, but it’s going out with a bang!

  3. Mark says:

    He’s hot so good news.

  4. Bob says:

    “The half-hour project, from Brian Gallivan (Are You There, Chelsea?) and Will Gluck (Andy Richter Controls the Universe)…”.

    With those credentials, I’m not holding out much hope.

  5. Lauren says:

    He is wicked cute! Love his sweet smile.

  6. Ernie says:

    I like this guy.
    I’m rooting for Pete and Erin in the office.
    I wait to see this guy in another sitcom!