One of the hosts of CBS’s "The Talk" has been cast in a comedy project for the network. The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that Sara Gilbert joins CBS’s "Bad Teacher" pilot.
If the project goes to series, Gilbert will continue with the daytime talk show, the story notes.
The single-camera comedy is based on the 2011 film starring Cameron Diaz. The TV project stars Ari Graynor as a divorced teacher who is looking to find her next husband. Gilbert has been cast as a shy English teacher named Irene.