Acting duo best for CBS' 'Worst' pilot


Kyle Bornheimer has landed the male lead in CBS' single-camera comedy pilot "Worst Week."

Also cast in the Universal Media Studios/Hat Trick pro¬ject, which was picked up to pilot before the strike, is newcomer Jay Malone.

"Worst," an American version of the BBC's "The Worst Week of My Life," centers on Sam (Bornheimer) and his relationships at work and with his new fiancee's parents during a family holiday.

Malone will play Sam's co-worker and best friend.

Bornheimer, who also landed a part in DreamWorks' "She's Out of My League," is repped by TalentWorks, Flutie Entertainment and attorney Todd Rubenstein. Malone is repped by Stone Manners and Schachter Entertainment.