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Three alums of NBC’s recently departed “Freaks & Geeks” are on to new projects: John Francis Daley will play Geena Davis’ stepson in the ABC/Touchstone pilot “Lost & Found”; Kevin Tighe will topline the two-hour FX pilot “Shadows”; and Lizzy Caplan has landed a series regular role on CBS/Paramount’s pilot “From Where I Sit.”

Daley is repped by William Morris and managed by Gilbert/Coates. Tighe is repped by Metropolitan and manager Joannie Burstein at the Burstein Co. Caplan is repped by Ryan Revel and Arthur Imparato at Imparato Knight Fay Management.

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Samantha Eggar has landed a recurring role on the ABC soap “All My Children.” Vet thesp Eggar is repped by Halpern & Associates.

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Cara Buono (“Next Stop Wonderland”) has signed on as a series regular in the one-hour untitled Ganz-Mandel pilot for ABC/Imagine. She also co-scripted “When the Cat’s Away” for Miramax. Buono is repped by Gersh and Handprint Entertainment.

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Vicki Davis, who toplined the recent Disney Channel telefilm “Horse Sense,” has signed on as the female lead in comic Robert Schimmel’s half-hour comedy pilot “Schimmel” for Fox and exec producer Mike Scully. Davis is repped by Innovative and Handprint Entertainment.

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Parry Shen (“Starship Troopers”) has landed roles on a pair of pilots: a series regular spot on “The Privateers” for Dragoncor/Earthdragon Prods.; and a recurring role on Fox’s “Damaged Goods.” Shen is repped by the Artists Group and manager Ralph Lliteras at the Lliteras Group.

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