Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content
Emmys 2017
Every unforgettable moment, every gorgeous dress.Click here

Article

'Descendants' costar books ABC comedy pilot

Posted on

Judy Greer
John Shearer/Getty Images

Actress Judy Greer — who costarred in the Oscar-nominated movie The Descendants and does voice-over work for FX’s Archer — will star in and executive produce a comedy pilot for ABC called American Judy.

The single-camera comedy from writing partners Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont (Made of Honor, Leap Year) is about a “cosmopolitan woman gets married and becomes a fish out of water in the suburbs.” She juggles step-kids, a mother-in-law, and the ex-wife of her husband, who also serves as the town sheriff.

Greer last headlined a comedy for ABC called Miss Guided in 2008. Her TV credits are extensive and include roles in Two and a Half Men, Mad Love, and Family Guy.

Comments