Kevin From Work alum Matt Murray has booked a series regular role opposite Alyssa Milano and Jason Lee on CBS comedy pilot What Goes Around Comes Around. In addition, he’s been cast in a recurring role on USA drama series Eyewitness. Written by Kopelman and directed by Tim Story, What Goes Around Comes Around centers on two fortysomething parents — Kenny (Lee), a husband, father and owner of a hip music management company; and Robin (Milano) — who were wild and reckless teenagers and now face their worst nightmare of raising three teenagers. Murray will play Doyle, the Smithers to Kenny’s (Lee) Mr. Burns. Kenny is the father figure he never had and, in Doyle’s eyes, Kenny can do no wrong. In crime thriller Eyewitness Murray will play Deputy Tony Michaels, Sheriff Helen’s (Julianne Nicholson) right-hand man who seamlessly operates their storefront precinct. Murray is repped by Primary Wave Entertainment and The Characters in Toronto.
Jackee Harry has joined the cast of ABC’s single-camera comedy pilot Hail Mary, from Sony TV and ABC Studios. Written by The McCarthys creator Brian Gallivan and directed by Julie Anne Robinson, Hail Mary centers on Mary Wolf (Wilson), a young small-town mayor who has dysfunctional siblings, a dying father, disgruntled citizens, a nearly bankrupt town and the mafia breathing down her neck. Only a miracle can help her. So … she fakes one. Harry will play Nurse Wanda, the insightful, no-nonsense nurse tending to Mr. Wolf. Harry currently recurs on Baby Daddy. She’s repped by Metropolitan and McGowan/Rodriguez Management.
Sterling Sulieman (In Time) has joined ABC drama pilot Still Star-Crossed from Shondaland. Written by Heather Mitchell based on the book by Melinda Taub, Still Star-Crossed is a period drama that picks up where Romeo & Juliet left off, charting the treachery, palace intrigue and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers’ tragic fate. Sulieman will play Prince Escalus.
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