Pilot News: Sarah Chalke and Selma Blair Join Amazon Ensemble Comedy Really

Sarah Chalke Selma Blair Really Amazon PilotSarah Chalke and Selma Blair have lined up their next potential series gigs… Really.

Both actresses will be part of an Amazon pilot written by, directed by and starring comedic actor Jay Chandrasekhar, our sister site Deadline reports.

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Chalke and Chandrasekhar will play married couple Lori and Jed, who are at the center of a group of 30-something friends in Chicago.

Blair’s role is Joanna, wife of Luka Jones’ (Up All Night) Fred. The potential series’ conflict comes when Jed catches another friend, Mike (Travis Schuldt, Scrubs), having an affair with Joanna.

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Chalke’s sitcom How to Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life) met an untimely end on ABC last year; her other TV credits include ScrubsRoseanne, Grey’s Anatomy and How I Met Your Mother.

Blair made news last summer when she abruptly left FX’s Anger Management during its 90-episode second season. She previously appeared in Web TherapyKath & Kim and Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane, among other series and feature films.

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14 Comments
  1. PGP says:

    Friends clone again is it? Also ignoring Sarah’s years on Scrubs?

  2. Zach says:

    Worst picture of Sarah Chalke ever.

  3. K says:

    Yes! Glad to see Selma booking another comedy gig. Hope this goes to series :)

  4. jake says:

    jay was super funny in super troopers and slammin salmon

  5. Heathers says:

    Why did Selma Blair leave Anger Mgt? Sarah Chalk looks bug-eyed crazed in that picture.

  6. dreamlife613 says:

    Those 2 pictures above are such a weird contrast. The one of the left looks crazy-excited (?) and the one on the right looks down-right pissed.

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