Beau Bridges among latest pilot castings

Meagen Fay, Jay Harrington, several more also tapped

Beau Bridges and Meagen Fay have joined ABC's untitled Kristin Newman comedy pilot.

Meanwhile, Jay Harrington has landed the lead in ABC's untitled Victor Fresco comedy pilot, joined by Malcolm Barrett and Jonathan Slavin.

The untitled Kristin Newman project centers on a thirtysomething woman (Alyssa Milano) who tries to break free of her overbearing and dysfunctional family, friends and boss.

Bridges will play her divorced father, and Fay will play his new fiancee. Fay, recurring on "How I Met Your Mother," is repped by SMS and Main Title.

The Victor Fresco project is an office comedy that centers on Ted (Harrington), the highly moral head of research and development at a major company.

Barrett, repped by Gersh and Management 360, and Slavin will play a team of researchers.

Harrington, who played Dr. Ron McCreadie on "Desperate Housewives," is repped by ICM and A Management.
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