Pilot News: Weeds' Mary-Louise Parker to Star in NBC Comedy Feed Me

MLParker_300110301132802Mary-Louise Parker will serve up some laughs in NBC’s family-restaurant comedy pilot Feed Me, according to our sister site Deadline.

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Parker will star in the potential series about adult intimacy and desire, told via a dysfunctional family that runs a restaurant together. When daughter Emma’s husband has an affair, her relatives gather close to protect her.

Feed Me will be executive-produced by Paul Junger Witt and Tony Thomas (The Golden Girls) and was written by Sally Thomas (Lifetime’s Steel Magnolias remake).

If it is ordered to series, the project will mark Parker’s first series-regular role since her Showtime series wrapped in 2012.