Disney XD has given a pilot green light to Epic Offenders, a single-camera comedy that combines unscripted hidden camera pranks with live-action scripted comedy. Adam Small (Mad TV, Jamie Kennedy Experiment) and Trevor Moore (Whitest Kids U Know) penned the pilot and Tom Gianas (Tenacious D) is directing.
Newcomer Cody Veith stars as Chance, the charismatic leader of a team of four young pranksters, known as “The Epic Offenders,” who host a fictitious popular online hidden camera show. Cast also features Brandon Severs, Bryce Gheisar, Jillian Shea Spaeder and Tobie Windham.
Filming is underway in consideration for a series pickup.
Epic Offenders follows Disney XD’s recent pickup of MTX! a live-action adventure comedy pilot starring up-and-comer Nathaniel Potvin.