Leggero cast in NBC’s ‘Free Agents’

Comedian plays exec assistant in Azaria pilot

Natasha Leggero has landed a role in NBC’s pilot “Free Agents.”

Sitcom, from Universal Media Studios, stars Hank Azaria and Kathryn Hahn as quirky co-workers on the rebound who are attracted to one another.

Leggero, who has a talent holding deal with the Peacock, will play Emma, an opinionated executive assistant.

Todd Holland (“Malcolm in the Middle”) directed the pilot. He exec produces via his Dark Toy banner with partner Karey Burke, “Agents” scribe John Enbom and Kenton Allen.

Leggero most recently worked with the net as a judge on “Last Comic Standing.” She has a Comedy Central standup spesh bowing Friday.

Previous TV appearances include roles on “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” “The Sarah Silverman Program” and “Samantha Who?”

Leggero is represented by Gersh and managed by Brillstein Entertainment.

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