Actress-comedian Beth Hoyt has been cast as a female lead opposite Jon Dore in The Half Of It, CBS’ multi-camera comedy pilot written/executive produced by Mike Gibbons and directed by James Burrows. Also cast in the project, from CBS TV Studios, is Morgan Krantz. The Half Of It, from CBS TV Studios, centers on Mike (Dore), 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. Hoyt plays Julie, Mike’s very best platonic friend and a true cheerleader in his new life. Krantz (Switched At Birth) plays Trevor, a card-carrying hipster not opposed to sharing a day-drink or two with his hipster roommates Geoffrey (David Del Rio) and Suzi (Christine Ko). Andrea Anders plays the other female lead, Megan, in a guest-starring capacity,
Hoyt, repped by APA, Avalon, and attorney Josh Sandler, has appeared on Comedy Central’s Inside Amy Schumer. She also served as the host of the online live-comedy show My Damn Channel Live, has YouTube channel BethInShow and hosts NYC’s weekly stand-up show Big Effing Deal. Krantz is repped by Pakula/King and Associates.