'Do Not Disturb' sign for Franco
EmptyDave Franco has joined Fox's new comedy series "Do Not Disturb" as a regular, while Sean Maguire has been tapped as the lead in Comedy Central's new series "Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire."
Additionally, Cierra Ramirez has been added to the cast of NBC's new drama series "My Own Worst Enemy."
On "Disturb," a hotel-based comedy starring Niecy Nash and Jerry O'Connell, Franco, younger brother of James Franco, will play Gus, a roadie for a rock band who gets deserted at the hotel.
"Krod," set to premiere in first-quarter 2009, is a fantasy comedy that centers on reluctant hero Krod Mandoon (Maguire), a sensitive, clueless freedom fighter who becomes the last great hope in a medieval struggle.
Additionally, Maguire has nabbed a guest starring role in Rob Thomas' "Cupid" pilot for ABC, playing an Irish musician. He is repped by the Kohner Agency and Paul Coates.
On "Enemy," Ramirez, repped by the Corsa Agency and Media Talent, will play star Christian Slater's daughter, who likes to spy and write about people's behavior in her journal. (partialdiff)