*ABC’s new thriller pilot “Reckless” just got a star. Ernie Hudson will play the role of a veteran CIA analyst who is being run out of his job. He’s a good guy, with a regular life, until his wife is unjustly imprisoned during a political uprising overseas.
David Alan Grier just got a show, playing the role of a principal. CBS has taken the movie, “Bad Teacher” and turned it into a series, starring his truly. Surprisingly, David’s character is describes as sweet and a guy with good intentions. But he’s often clueless.
Corey Reynolds has been cast to join Fox’s new drama pilot, “Delirium,” based on bestselling trilogy by Lauren Oliver.
And Sean Patrick Thomas is slated to star in CW’s adventure drama, “The Selection.” The new series, described as a television version of “The Hunger Games,” is set 300 years in the future, where a queen forces a lottery of women to participate in a competition to become the next ruler.
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