TV Casting Round-Up: Jon Cryer Makes His Return to the Small Screen


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Two-time Emmy winner is tapped to star in ABC’s new comedy pilot .  The single-camera comedy tells the story of three adult siblings and their parents who are all struggling to maintain their sanity in one way or another.  The Two and a Half Men alumnus will play Andy, prominent acupuncturist who is starting to explore benefits of eastern medicine as a way to cope with his off-the-wall family.

Cryer is represented by and

is slated to star in the ABC comedy pilot . The series follows Sheila Gabel (Georgia King) as she works to raise five opinionated children on a very limited budget.  Nelson is cast to play Gabel’s father Paul “Grampy” Kosinski, an entitled grandfather who lacks the funds he wants and compensates for that at his daughter’s expense.

Nelson is repped by , , and

Matthew Davis headlines a pair of castings for the ABC police drama pilot about Alex De La Reina (Daniella Alonso), a Miami detective who is forced to reconnect with her estranged family who happen to be the largest crime family in Florida. The Vampire Diaries star will play Andrew Somerset alongside who has been cast as Inspector Kathryn Geller.  Somerset is a cerebral detective who has recently moved to Florida and has been partnered with De La Reina.  Geller is the ambitious head of the organized crime task force who is always looking to go after the biggest criminals in south Florida.

Davis is repped by and Gersh
Warren is repped by  and

The ABC single-camera comedy pilot has added to its cast opposite Jenna Fischer.  The series tells the story of a divorced couple who still live in the same house but alternate who does the parenting every week. Farr will play Fischer’s sister, Maya, a single woman who urges her sister to take charge of her newly single life who is never afraid to speak her mind.

Farr is repped by and

THE TRUSTEE, ABC’s police dramedy pilot has cast in a regular role alongside Meaghan Rath.  The show is about the unexpected relationship between a hard-working and stubborn police officer (Rath) and an ex-con who is finishing her prison sentence by doing busy work for the police department.  Gross is slated to play Rath’s fellow cop and boyfriend who is ready to go a step further in their relationship.

Gross is repped by , , and 

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has been cast as the lead in the CBS drama pilot PERFECT CITIZEN. Wyle will play Deck, the newest member of a prestigious Boston law firm after serving as general counsel for the NSA and blowing the whistle on a major international scandal.  At his new Deck will come to terms with the fact that he is a traitor in the eyes of many Americans despite being a hero in the eyes of other Americans.

Wyle is represented by , , and Jackoway Tyerman

and have been added to the cast of the CBS multi-camera comedy pilot 9J, 9K, & 9L starring Mark Feuerstein and David Walton. The series is based on Feuerstein’s life at a time when he lived in apartment 9K in between his parents’ apartment, 9J, and his brother, sister-in-law, and baby’s apartment, 9L. Gould and Lavin will play Harry and Judy, Josh (Feuerstein) and Andy’s (Walton) boundary-less parents.

Gould is repped by and
Lavin is repped by Innovative and

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is joining Mindy Kaling’s . Wadia will portray Lubna, a strong and driven Saudi woman who owns a hair salon next door to the gym of the main character, Vince (Anders Holm).

Wadia is repped by and .

is the newest addition to the cast of NBC’s intergalactic comedy pilot .  The workplace comedy portrays a group of nerds working to send the first person Mars. Cosgrove will play Casey, a very motivated software engineer who takes pride in their mission to send someone to Mars.

Cosgrove is repped by , , , , and

Matt Hornick | Editorial Intern

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