Jon Cryer is ready to return to prime time: Complete any male house alum is in talks to star in an NBC comedy about to have a pilot orderour sister site Diversity report.
The untitled multi-cam comedy will star Cryer as Jim, who is divorced by his wife Julia but continues to live with her in their family home so the two can raise them together. children and take turns taking care of them. However, it gets more complicated, “when the owner of his favorite sports team walks into the picture and wins Julia’s heart,” according to the official description.
Mike O’Malley, actor and writer who is currently the host of the wrestling TV series Starz Heel, created the untitled sitcom and will act as an executive producer, if the series is chosen as a series. O’Malley, known for his roles on Glee and Snowpierceralso created and acted as a host on Starz’s Survivor’s Regret.
Of course, Cryer is familiar with the network sitcom format: He plays the stalwart Alan Harper on Complete any male house for 12 seasons, with its CBS ending in 2015. (Charlie Sheen originally starred alongside Cryer as Charlie, Alan’s playboy brother, but after a very public controversy, Sheen was fired. in 2011 and was replaced by Ashton Kutcher, who played Walden Schmidt for the show’s final four seasons.) Cryer also played supervillain Lex Luthor on The CW’s Superwoman.
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