RELATED STORIES Julie Bowen might not be off your TV screen for lengthy: The two-time Emmy winner and also Modern Family star has signed on to play the lead in the CBS comedy pilot Raised by Wolves, according to our sis website Deadline.
Bowen will star as situation supervisor Frankie Wolfe, a very successful job lady whose life is turned upside down when she adopts an 11-year-old woman and also elevates her, with help from Frankie’s nervous wreck of a sis. Frankie is referred to as “an entirely put-together giant whose hostile, blunt-talking style conceals the damage incurred by actually being increased by Wolfes,” i.e. her moms and dads.
Will & & Grace developers Max Mutchnick as well as David Kohan penciled the pilot script as well as will certainly act as executive manufacturers. Comedy expert James Burrows (Cheers, Friends) is apparently slated to direct the pilot. (He additionally directed the original Will & & Grace pilot.)
This springtime, Bowen will certainly conclude an 11-season run as mother Claire Dunphy on ABC’s Modern Family; the function has netted her 2 Emmys for Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, together with four various other nominations. Modern Family‘s series ending airs Wednesday, April 8. Bowen’s various other TV credit ratings consist of Ed, Boston Legal, ER, Weeds as well as Lost.
To keep up with every one of the 2020 pilots presently in opinion at the program networks, have a look at (and also book mark!) our helpful Pilot Guide, which has been upgraded with Bowen’s spreading.