Omar Gooding cast in CBS pilot


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Omar Gooding has joined the cast of CBS' drama "Can Openers."

"Openers," from Sony, stars Lauren Lee Smith as a brain surgeon who fights to survive in the competitive boys club that is the seven-year neurosurgical residency.

Gooding (Showtime's "Barbershop") will play Dr. Darryl Childress, a sixth-year resident suffering from burnout. He is repped by Innovative and Michael Fuller.