Pilots: Catherine O'Hara, Andie MacDowell to ABC
O'Hara is in talks to play the lead role in Rob Thomas' dramedy "Good Behavior," while MacDowell has joined the drama "Prince of Motor City." The latter show has also found its lead actor in "October Road's" Warren Christie, according to
In "Good Behavior," O'Hara would play the matriarch of a criminal family who's trying to get her offspring (who include Mae Whitman and Patrick Adams) to go straight. It would be the first series-regular role in some time for the former
O'Hara is a member of
MacDowell, meanwhile, is tackling what would be her first regular TV role in "Prince of Motor City," a "Hamlet"-inspired drama set in the auto industry. She'll play the mother of Christie's character, a Harvard professor who moves back to Detroit to take over his family's car company.
The "Four Weddings and a Funeral" star's credits also include "sex, lies and videotape," "
At The CW, Michael Steger will play a student politician on the