Fox Pilot News: Old Christine Alum Is Chris Meloni's Wife in Bill Lawrence Comedy

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alex-kapp-hornerThe New Adventures of Old Christine‘s Alex Kapp Horner has joined Fox’s currently untitled comedy adaptation of Justin Halpern’s book, I Suck at Girls.

Horner will play Joanne Dunlevy, wife to Chris Meloni’s Jack, in the single-camera pilot from Cougar Town‘s Bill Lawrence, Jeff Ingold and $#*! My Dad Says Halpern and Patrick Schumacker.

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The project tells the story of “a boy becoming a man and a man becoming a father, in a time before ‘coming of age’ was something you could Google.”

After years of deftly raising and running her family, Horner’s Joanne goes back to law school, leaving her husband as a full-time parent for the first time.

Horner played Lindsay on Old Christine; her credits also include Happy EndingsDrop Dead DivaER and Seinfeld.

In addition, the series rounded out its series regular cast with Kevin Hernandez (My Name Is Earl) and Tyler Foden (iCarly) as Frankie Dunlevy’s best friends George and Mikey, respectively.

Comments (3)

  • I enjoy her a lot! She was great in New Christine. Love her dry deliveries.

    Comment by Mark – March 15, 2013 08:59 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • For me she’ll always be the one from the trio of girls that Phobe asked if they would date Ross if they knew he got divorced 3 times. She was the one who got attracted to him the minute he started yelling at them. Awwww Friends. miss that show.

    Comment by Jermey – March 17, 2013 09:27 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • So excited to get Chris Meloni back on TV :)

    Comment by Lipstick Socialism – March 18, 2013 12:43 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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