Lauren Graham is returning to promote television.
Fresh off Netflix’s Gilmore Girls revival and NBC’s left though not lost family play Parenthood, a singer has requisitioned a lead purpose in a Fox comedy commander Linda From HR, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The commander was picked adult tentative casting, with Graham’s joining to a single-camera comedy lifting a contingency. Graham had perceived multiple offers this commander deteriorate — all for comedies.
Linda From HR is a high-concept family comedy that explores a one bad preference that throws Linda’s monotonous, emptied life into an sparkling though dangerous tailspin of balancing work life, home life and a tip that could uncover everything. Graham will star as Linda Plugh, a tellurian resources employee. The comedy is partial family comedy and partial Mr. Robot.
The casting brings Graham behind to promote radio following her starring purpose as Sarah Braverman in Jason Katims’ NBC family play Parenthood. She many recently toplined Netflix’s Gilmore Girls revival. Her credits also embody a voice purpose in Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs as good as facilities Evan Almighty and The Pacifier. She’s repped by ICM Partners, John Carrabino Management and Hansen Jacobson.
Kickin’ It duo Geoff Barbanell and Itai Grunfeld will coop a book for a 20th Century Fox Television plan and exec furnish alongside Kapital Entertainment’s Aaron Kaplan, Tracy Katsky and Dana Honor. Marc Buckland will approach a pilot.