Orange Is The New Black and Jane The Virgin‘s Diane Guerrero has been cast opposite Charlie McDermott in Greg Garcia’s CBS comedy pilot Super Clyde, from CBS TV Studios. It follows a meek, unassuming fast-food worker (McDermott) who decides to become a super hero. Guerrero, repped by Abrams Artists Agency and Vamnation Entertainment, will play Maddy, Clyde’s (McDermott) very cute, smart and ambitious good friend. Guerrero recently wrapped the female lead in feature Peter & John and also appeared in the Mike Young-directed pic My Man Is A Loser.
Margot Bingham (Boardwalk Empire) has landed one of the female leads in ABC’s untitled drama pilot from Jenna Bans, Mandeville Prods. and ABC Studios. Written by Bans, the project follows the return of a politician’s young son who was presumed dead after disappearing over a decade earlier, sending shockwaves throughout their tight knit community. Bingham, repped by CAA and Untitled Entertainment, will play Nina, a police sergeant with the Red Pines Police Department in Northern California, who’s highly regarded within the department, but not always liked.