Dana Delany Joins FX's The Comedians as Billy Crystal's Wife

Dana Delany The Comedians

Dana Delany is venturing into (mostly) uncharted waters: the half-hour comedy.

The TV vet and multiple Emmy winner has joined the cast of FX’s upcoming Billy Crystal-Josh Gad sitcom The Comedians in a recurring role, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Delany will play Sharon, the longtime wife of Crystal’s veteran-comic character.

This marks the Body of Proof actress’ first major half-hour comedy gig in nearly three decades (since 1987’s short-lived NBC sitcom Sweet Surrender).

Delany will juggle her Comedians duties with her regular role in Amazon’s Hand of God, which is on the verge of snagging a series order.

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  1. Eric says:

    Billy Crystal, Josh Gad, and now Dana Delany. This cast keeps getting better. Count me in.

  2. This guy says:

    i would watch it with out josh gad

  3. thisismenow says:

    I’ll watch anything Dana is in. You can count on me as a loyal viewer.

  4. lululime says:

    i’m surprised more actors don’t try to star on multiple shows, although i’m sure contracts prohibit this.

  5. DavidSask says:

    What a miscast and Josh Gad is the worst!

  6. Idiotbox says:

    I like this. No more zombies.

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