Dan Byrd To Co-Star In ABC Drama Pilot ‘Model Woman’

Former Cougar Town star Dan Byrd has lined adult his follow-up array project, signing on for a co-starring purpose in a play commander Model Woman during ABC, a network where comedy Cougar Town started before migrating to TBS.

The project, from Sony TV’s TriStar Television and ABC Studios, is a fictionalized family soap desirous by Robert Lacey’s book Model Woman: Eileen Ford And The Business Of Beauty, a recently published autobiography of a outspoken and argumentative lady who started as a indication and went on to co-found a famous Ford Modeling Agency with her father Jerry.

Written by Reality Bites clerk Helen Childress and destined by Richard Shepard, Model Woman is set in a late 1970s during a scandalous Model Wars and centers on Bertie Geiss – a vigourous mama and formidable businesswoman during a helm of an internationally eminent displaying agency. Byrd will play Bertie’s oldest son, Lonnie Geiss, SVP of Geiss Agency, who creates a trains run on time though longs to infer himself in other ways, and wants to find a subsequent new face.

For 6 seasons, Byrd played Travis Cobb on Cougar Town. He is repped by Gersh, Dan Spilo during Industry and profession Rick Genow.