Super Fun Night alum Lauren Ash has booked a series regular role on NBC comedy pilot Superstore. Written by former The Office writer-producer Justin Spitzer and directed by Ruben Fleischer, Superstore is about a group of employees at a big box store and examines love, friendship and the beauty of everyday moments. Ash, repped by Innovative Artists and Brillstein Entertainment Partners, will play Dina, the store’s assistant manager who lives and breathes her job. Ash recurred on Comedy Central’s Another Period and will next be seen in a co-starring role in Mall Cop: Blart 2.
Christine Ko has joined the cast of CBS comedy pilot The Half Of It. Written/executive produced by Mike Gibbons, The Half Of It centers on a newly divorced dad who revels in the fact that he now gets to keep half his stuff, which is more than he ever had when he was married. Ko, repped by NTA and Chris Manno and Craig Dorfman at Frontline, will play Suzi, a fun-loving 20-something hipster and an exceptional whiz kid.
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