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Buffy The Vampire SlayerFull throttle for pilot casts
By Nellie Andreeva
Friday 7 March 2003, by Webmaster
Andy Richter has been cast opposite Monica Potter in CBS’ comedy pilot "The Lunchbox Chronicles," while "Spy Kids" star Carla Gugino has been tapped to play the title character in the ABC drama pilot "Karen Sisco," based on the character played by Jennifer Lopez in Steven Soderbergh’s 1998 movie "Out of Sight." In other pilot news, Samantha Mathis has been cast as the female lead in an untitled Jay Scherick/David Ronn comedy, which has moved from NBC to ABC; Diane Farr has been cast as the female lead in the NBC comedy "The Ripples"; Catherine Taylor has been tapped as the lead in the CBS comedy "Harry’s Girl"; and Maggie Lawson has been cast as the female lead in ABC’s untitled Ann Flett-Giordano/Chuck Ranberg comedy. Other pilot cast additions include D.B. Woodside, who has joined CBS’ untitled Danny Glover drama pilot; newcomer Ben Feldman, who has been tapped as the central character in the WB Network’s untitled Adam Resnick comedy; and Moira Kelly, who has been added to the WB’s drama pilot "Ravens."