Pilot News: Kelly Preston to Star in ABC Comedy Keep Calm and Karey On

kelly prestonKelly Preston‘s plan for the near future? Keep Calm and Karey On.

The Jerry Maguire actress will play the title character in the ABC comedy pilot from Andrea Abbate (Accidentally On Purpose), Marty Adelstein, Shawn Levy and Becky Clements, our sister site Deadline reports.

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The single-cam comedy centers on Karey (Preston), the clean-nosed black sheep in a family of petty thieves, drug addicts and narcissists.

Majandra Delfino (Roswell) and Jane Seymour (Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman) — who’ll portray Preston’s character’s mom — co-star.

Though Preston is known for roles in films like Old Dogs and For Love of the Game, she appeared on Joey and had guest arcs on Medium and Fat Actress.