(formerly titled The Rules for Starting Over
) is an upcoming comedy series executive-produced and directed by the Farrelly Brothers (There’s Something About Mary, Dumb & Dumber
). The show revolves around a group of friends who have just re-entered the “singles” world. All of them have not closed the door on getting married again, but the fact of the matter is, they have yet to find their one true loves.
Written by Chris Pappas, Michael Bernier and Kevin Barnett, Unhitched
is set to premiere on FOX next year. Other producers include Bradley Thomas and Brad Johnson.
To know more about the cast of Unhitched
, read on.
will portray Jack “Gator” Gately, the eternal optimist who decides to make the best out of his divorce. Bierko’s most memorable roles include Max Baer in The Cinderella Man
, Ryan in Scary Movie 4
and Harold Hill in The Music Man
. He also starred in Boston Legal
during the show’s third season.
Gator’s thrice-divorced best friend Tommy will be played by Johnny Sneed. Sneed appeared as Chris in the Farrelly Brothers’ baseball comedy, Fever Pitch
. His television credits include The Guardian
and American Dreams
To play successful but clueless-about-women surgeon Dr. Freddy Sahgal is Shaun Majumder. Majumder is a Canadian comedian and actor who has appeared in a number of television and film productions, such as Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle
, 24, Relic Hunter
and Plain Brown Rapper
Rounding out the cast is lone female lead Rashida Jones
. Jones will appear in the series as Kate, the divorce attorney who gets dumped by her fiancé after a seven-year engagement. The 31-year-old actress is most recently known for her portrayal of Karen Filippelli on NBC’s hit series, The Office
. Aside from acting, Jones has also dabbled in the world of music, having been influenced by her media mogul father, Quincy Jones.
-Lisa Claustro, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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