David Keith has been cast as the male lead in CBS’ multi-camera comedy pilot Real Good People written/executive produced by Stephnie Weir, directed/executive produced by James Burrows and executive produced by Greg Garcia.

The project centers on a conservative, small-town family forced to reconcile their values when they discover theiCBS Logo Featured 1r children’s lives are less than perfect.

Keith will play James, the family patriarch and one half of what is possibly the world’s happiest couple. His daughter is being played by Beth Hoyt. CBS TV Studios is the studio.

Keith, who recently recurred on the CBS drama series Reckless, is repped by Innovative Artists and LINK. On the comedy side, he recurred on CBS’ The Class.