RELATED STORIES In what would mark his very first full-time TELEVISION job, Andy Garcia is set to star contrary Katey Sagal in ABC’s Erin Brockovich-inspired dramatization pilot Rebel, TVLine has actually discovered.
Produced by Krista Vernoff (Grey’s Anatomy, Station 19), Rebel complies with Sagal’s Annie “Rebel” Bello, a blue collar lawful supporter without a regulation degree that is “a funny, unpleasant, brilliant as well as courageous female that cares seriously regarding the reasons she fights for and also the people she loves. When Rebel applies herself to a fight she believes in, she will win at virtually any type of cost,” per ABC.
Garcia will portray Julian Cruz, the legal representative for whom Rebel consults (although often it feels like it’s vice versa). Cruz is a “effective attorney; attractive, wise and realistic and also strong in all the most effective methods,” according to the main character description. “He was widowed 2 years ago and also is still reeling from the loss. Regularly inflamed by his most famous employee, Cruz is fatigued of being guilt-tripped by Rebel right into taking on another demanding situation.”
The actors also consists of John Corbett as Rebel’s enchanting jack-of-all-trades third hubby.
Garcia, whose limited TELEVISION credit histories include visitor jobs on Ballers, George Lopez, Will & & Grace as well as Frasier, along with the recent HBO TELEVISION flick My Dinner With Hervé, was slated to make his TELEVISION collection launching in Kenan Thompson’s NBC comedy The Kenan Show, but the project has because been postponed, as well as resources confirm that he is no longer affixed.
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