Casting shakeup on 'Beach Lane' pilot
THR EXCLUSIVEThere's been a shakeup on NBC comedy pilot "Beach Lane": Patton Oswalt is out of his co-starring role a few days after being cast.
Oswalt was set to play James, a slacker with inherited wealth who's given the job of running a small newspaper in the Hamptons. He hires a renowned journalist (Broderick) to help turn around the paper.
UMS and Oswalt's reps had no comment.
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