[04/11/14 - 11:15 PM] Development Update: Friday, April 11 By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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COSMOPOLITANS, THE (Amazon; W/D: Whit Stillman) - Shaun Evans has departed the comedy pilot, which follows a group of young American expatriates in Paris searching for love and friendship in a foreign city. He had been set to play Hal, "a divorced, good-looking but somber young man who's struggling with his most recent heartache in the company of his two best friends." Adam Brody, Adriano Giannini, Carrie MacLemore, Chloë Sevigny, Dree Hemingway and Freddy Åsblom also star. (Deadline.com)AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Leonard Roberts will reprise his role of Sean Taylor on VH1's "Drumline: A New Beat"(Deadline.com); "The Crazy Ones" co-executive producers Joe Port and Joe Wiseman have inked a two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios, ending their run at 20th Century Fox Television (Deadline.com); "Parenthood" executive producer David Hudgins has signed a two-year overall deal with Sony Pictures Television, closing his run at Universal Television (Deadline.com); and Emily Bergl will guest on "Elementary" as "an alternative tattoo artist who becomes a suspect in her ex-husband's murder" (TVGuide.com).
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