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Posted Monday 6/11/18 at 9:19PM EDT
CBS taps Beth Behrs to play Max Greenfield's wife as The Neighborhood recasts another role
The 2 Broke Girls alum is returning to CBS, replacing Dreama Walker, who played Josh Lawson's wife in the pilot. Lawson was replaced a month ago by Greenfield, who plays the nicest guy in the Midwest who moves to a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles where Cedric the Entertainer's character is his neighbor. Behrs was available after Fox rejected her comedy pilot Our People from Lee Daniels.
Posted Wednesday 5/16/18 at 5:46PM EDT
Watch CBS' new show trailers: The Neighborhood promo includes the actor replaced by Max Greenfield
CBS has unveiled the trailers for Magnum P.I., The Neighborhood, Happy Together, Dick Wolf's FBI and Murphy Brown. The trailer for Murphy Brown contains no footage of the revival, but it does have interviews with cast members, old and new. The Neighborhood trailer features actor Josh Lawson, who was dumped yesterday for New Girl's Greenfield.
Posted Tuesday 5/15/18 at 1:10PM EDT
New Girl's Max Greenfield joins Cedric the Entertainer on CBS' newly retitled The Neighborhood
CBS' Welcome to the Neighborhood has a new name and a new star. Greenfield replaces Josh Lawson on The Neighborhood, playing the "friendliest guy in the Midwest" who "moves his family to a neighborhood in Los Angeles where not everyone looks like him or appreciates his extreme neighborliness."
Posted Wednesday 5/09/18 at 1:30PM EDT
CBS orders comedies starring Cedric the Entertainer and Damon Wayans Jr.
One Direction alum Harry Styles will serve as an executive producer on the untitled Wayans comedy, about a 30-something couple who welcomes a young pop superstar in their lives. "The series is inspired by a time when executive producers Ben Winston and Harry Styles lived together,” CBS Television Studios said in a statement. “However, that’s where the reality ends. The show is not based on real life experiences or characters.” Winston is an executive producer of James Corden's The Late Late Show. Welcome to the Neighborhood stars Cedric the Entertainer in a comedy about the nicest guy in the Midwest, played by Josh Lawson, who moves to a tough neighborhood in L.A. where not everybody appreciates his "extreme neighborliness." The comedian will play his neighbor.
Posted Thursday 3/15/18 at 9:38PM EDT
Dax Shepard to recur on Netflix's The Ranch to help fill the void by Danny Masterson's departure
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
The Parenthood alum will be a recurring guest-star, not a permanent replacement for Masterson, on the Netflix series. Shepard just recently signed up to co-star on Fox pilot Bless This Mess, playing Lake Bell's husband. On The Ranch, Shepard will play a former soldier who forms an immediate bond with Ashton Kutcher's character. Shepard and Kutcher are good friends, having worked together on MTV's Punk'd. Shepard recently interviewed Kutcher on his new Armchair Expert podcast.
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