Jake Sandvig Books Lead On TBS Comedy Pilot ‘Living The Dream’; Mark Hapka, Five Others Join Fox Digital’s ‘Parallels’

Jake Sandvig (Easy A) has signed for the lead role in the TBS comedy pilot Living The Dream. He will play Connor Logan, a charismatic twentysomething who, along with his best friends, reinvigorates a town on the verge of losing its identity by acquiring and re-opening the local brewery. Sandvig, who toplined last year’s Syfy pilot High Moon, is repped by Innovative Artists and Main Title.

EXCLUSIVE: Mark Hapka has landed the lead role in Parallels, a sci-fi series from Fox Digital Studio. He plays Ronan Carver, a street-smart underground MMA fighter who has been estranged from his family since he was 16 and suddenly finds himself forced to confront his sister and his past in an adventure through parallel universes. Jessica Rothe, Eric Jungmann, Constance Wu, Yorgo Constantine and Michael Monks also have joined the cast of the series co-written by Christopher Leone and Laura Harkcom. Steven Hein, Sarah Croce, and David Worthen are overseeing for Fox Digital. Hapka is repped by Paradigm and Leverage Management.

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