Donal Logue, Marisa Ryan join pilots
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On the pilot casting front, Donal Logue, Marisa Ryan and W. Earl Brown have been tapped for HBO's drama pilot "1%," while Rosamund Pike and Marcia Gay Harden have joined CBS' drama pilot presentation "The Tower."
Additionally, Amy Jo Johnson has come on board CBS' 13-episode drama "Flashpoint."
"1%" is set at the Carefree, Ariz., chapter of one of the toughest motorcycle clubs in the country, the Death Rangers. Logue will play the lead, Misfit, a Silicon Valley member who is sent to the troubled chapter to bring it under control. Brown will play Sailor, a good-hearted member of the Carefree chapter. Ryan, repped by McGowan Management, will play Montana, the wife of another club member.
Logue ("Ghost Rider") is repped by CAA and manager Perri Kipperman.
"Tower," from CBS Par, revolves around a group of Chicago reporters who treat breaking news as cases to be investigated and solved. The British-born Pike ("Pride & Prejudice") will play the paper's political reporter. Oscar winner Harden, most recently seen in "Into the Wild," will play its new owner.
Harden is repped by CAA and Framework."Flashpoint," a co-production of CBS Par and Canada's CTV, centers on an elite tactical police team.
Johnson ("Felicity") will play Julianna, a former member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police who holds her own on the testosterone-pumped team. She is repped by Domain and manager Joannie Burstein.