Talent Moves

Apr 22, 2002  •  Post A Comment

Mia Farrow has been cast to play the mother of the title character in CBS comedy pilot “Julie Lydecker” from Paramount Network TV. Jennifer Crittenden and Phil Rosenthal are executive producing. … Patricia Richardson has joined the cast of Lifetime medical drama “Strong Medicine.” … Forest Whitaker has agreed to host UPN’s “Twilight Zone” series pilot. The show is being produced by Trilogy Entertainment Group and New Line Television. Pen Densham is writer and will executive produce with Mark Stern and John Watson. … Eddie McClintock has signed to appear in several episodes of NBC’s “Friends,” playing Lisa Kudrow’s (“Phoebe”) love interest. … Dahlia Salem has joined the cast of “Legacy,” a drama pilot for UPN from Jerry Bruckheimer and Warner Bros. Television. … Brian White has joined the cast of “Nancy Drew,” a pilot for ABC from Touchstone Television. … Tom Selleck and Isabella Rossellini will star in “Monte Walsh,” a telefilm for TNT. … Debi Mazar has been added to the cast of “Wanda at Large,” a comedy pilot for Fox from Warner Bros. Television. Les Firestein and Deborah Oppenheimer are executive producing. Gerry Cohen is directing.
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