Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Development News - HBO Orders Pilot for Comedy 'Mrs. Fletcher' Starring Kathryn Hahn; Mike Castle Joins 'Pandas in New York'

Development News - April 3, 2018

CBS' Pandas in New York and HBO's Mrs. Fletcher.

  • MRS. FLETCHER (Comedy, Single Camera) - Starring Kathryn Hahn (Transparent, the Bad Moms franchise). Written by Tom Perrotta based on his book of the same name. Directed by Nicole Holofcener. Executive produced by Perrotta, Holofcener, Jessi Klein and Sarah Condon. Logline: An empty-nest mom and her college student son embrace their newfound freedom with mixed results. It's a dual coming-of-age story, exploring the impact of internet porn and social media on our most intimate relationships.
  • Hahn will play Eve Fletcher, a divorced woman who drops her only child off at college and returns home to a very empty nest. Hoping to jump-start her love life, she adopts a sexy new persona and discovers that her world is full of unexpected - and sometimes complicated - erotic possibilities.
  • Mike Castle has been cast on the comedy pilot starring Dhruv Singh. He starred for one season in TBS' Clipped, with his casting on the pilot serving as a reunion with former co-star Ashley Tisdale.
  • He will play Mike, a physician from rural Ohio who is married to Leela (Hina Abdullah) and is primarily concerned with living to the age of a hundred and twenty.