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This article was corrected on April 20, 2000.

Michael McKean, who just wrapped New Line’s “Little Nicky” with Adam Sandler, has landed the role of Alex the Transvestite opposite Jill Clayburgh and Jeffrey Tambor in helmer Eric Schaeffer’s feature “Never Again” for Michael/Finney Prods. McKean is repped by William Morris and Harriet Sternberg Management.

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Character actor Richard Riehle (“Office Space”), who’s shooting indie feature “The Gristle,” will join Heather Graham and Chris Klein in the Fox feature “Say It Isn’t So,” for Bobby and Peter Farrelly. Riehle is repped by Gold/Marshak/Liedtke and Francis Okwu at Okwu Management.

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Jason Gedrick (CBS’ “Falcone”) and Christian Kane, who co-stars with Tom Selleck in TNT’s upcoming “Crossfire Trail,” will be joining Freddie Prinze Jr. in the Warner Bros. feature “Summer Catch.”

Gedrick is repped by IFA. Kane is repped by Paradigm and Blue Train Entertainment’s Stacy Boniello.

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Two regulars from the Showtime skein “Linc’s” have landed roles on upcoming pilots: Golden Brooks, who recently wrapped Mike Figgis’ “Time Code 2000,” will join the cast of the UPN pilot “Girlfriends”; Randy Goodwin has landed a role on the NBC pilot “L.A. Sheriff’s Homicide” for exec producer Kelsey Grammer and scribe James Ellroy.

Brooks is repped by Abrams Artists and managers Lori Coats and Rick Ax at Gold Coast Management. Goodwin is repped by Scott Manners at Stone Manners Talent Agency and manager Adam Williamson at Spivak Entertainment.

Also on board for “L.A. Sheriff’s Homicide” is Jsu Garcia (“Woo”), who’s repped by Stone Manners Talent Agency and manager Michael Wallach.

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Nina Garbiras (“Mixing Nia”) has joined the cast of Darren Starr’s pilot “The Street” for Fox. She also recently completed work on Bart Freundlich’s pilot “The Only Living Boy in New York,” also for Fox. She’s repped by William Morris.

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Gregg Henry (“Payback”) will be hitting the boards singing and playing keyboards in “The Education of Randy Newman,” a new musical from singer-songwriter Randy Newman, Michael Roth and Jerry Patch at South Coast Rep. He’s repped by Susan Smith and Associates and manager Tammy Rosen at Propaganda Management.

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Jacob Young (“The Bold and the Beautiful”) has joined the cast of ABC soap “General Hospital.” He’s repped by Paradigm and manager Alex D’Andrea at BW Entertainment.

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David Lee Russek (“All Over Me”) has nabbed the lead in the one-hour pilot “Adrenaline Run” for Fox. He’s repped by Innovative and managed by David Sweeney and Neil Koenigsberg.

Also on board for “Adrenaline” is Scott Mosenson (“Bulworth”). He’s repped by Mike Packenham at Diverse Talent Group.

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