Thesp to play femme lead in WB's 'Jack and Jill'

Amanda Peete (“She’s the One,” “One Fine Day”) has been cast as the femme lead in the upcoming WB Network sitcom “Jack & Jill.”

Peete will play Jacqueline “Jack” Barrett in the Warner Bros. TV-produced comedy about a young couple in Gotham. Ivan Sergei (“The Opposite of Sex”) co-stars as aspiring toy designer David “Jill” Jillefsky.

Peete, who replaces “Jack & Jill” pilot lead Amelia Heinle, is repped by Stephen Hirsh of the Gersh Agency, Eric Kranzler of Industry Entertainment and lawyer Kevin Yorn.

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