Missi Pyle (“Bringing Down the House”) has been cast in ABC’s comedy pilot “This Might Hurt.”
Half-hour laffer is from scribe-exec producer Jason Winer, who worked with Pyle on his pilot “Giants of Radio.” Also added to the ensemble cast of the 20th Century Fox project: Tom Amandes and Alex Meneses.
Pyle’s recent TV credits include guest turns on “Heroes” and “Boston Legal.”
In other casting news Tuesday:
- Ryan Eggold (“Dirt”) and Jessica Walter (“Arrested Development”) have been added to the new “Beverly Hills, 90210.” They’ll play a teacher and grandmother, respectively, in the CW drama.
- Monica Raymund is on board “Lie to Me,” the 20th-produced pilot about a human lie detector that’s set up at Fox.