Sophia Bush, a co-star of "One Tree Hill," has snagged a role in the ABC family comedy pilot "Southern Discomfort," theHollywood Reporter reports. She’ll play a recent Harvard graduate who returns home to Texas to spark things up again with her old boyfriend.
The casting is in second position to "One Tree Hill," which may not be picked up for another season, the article says. The veteran TV show is competing with The CW’s new series "Life Unexpected" for a slot on the network’s schedule. "Southern Discomfort" is a multicamera comedy from Sony Pictures TV, Tantamount and ABC Studios.