Thesp in talks for ABC drama pilot

Australian actress Margot Robbie in talks for one of the lead roles in the ABC drama pilot “Pan Am.”

Sony Pictures TV skein is set in the early 1960s and centers on a group of pilots and flight attendants.

The pilot was penned by Jack Orman and will be helmed by Thomas Schlamme.

Role marks Robbie’s first major American role, having previously starred in the Oz skein “Neighbours.”

She is repped by Management 360, Aran Michael Management in Australia and Jackoway Tyerman.

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