'Super Fun Night' recasts a role, 'The Millers' adds 'New Girl' actor
"Super Fun Night," created by and starring Rebel Wilson, has added Kate Jenkinson to its cast. Deadline reports she'll replace Kelen Coleman, who will remain in the pilot but be written out afterward.
Jenkinson and Wilson worked together on a pair of comedy series in their native Australia.
"The Millers," meanwhile, has added Nelson Franklin ("New Girl," "Traffic Light") to its cast. He'll play lead character Nathan Miller's ( Will Arnett) brother-in-law; Michael Rapaport played the role in the original pilot.
More TV news and notes:
- HBO has picked up the comedy series "Togetherness" for eight episodes. It's about a couple ( Mark Duplass, Melanie Lynskey), her sister ( Amanda Peet) and his friend ( Steve Zissis) all living together. Duplass and brother Jay Duplass created the show. [ Deadline]
- NBC-owned stations, including those in the big markets of New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, have picked up "The Meredith Vieira Show" for fall 2014. The 10 stations cover 27% of the nation's TV homes.
- FOX's limited series "Wayward Pines" has added Toby Jones ("The Girl," "Captain America") to its cast. He'll play a psychiatrist who treats Matt Dillon's character after the latter is in a car accident. [ Hollywood Reporter]