Orlando Jones, Jason George cast in new ABC pilots

Published Mar 24 2012, 20:53 GMT  |  By

ABC have announced several cast updates for a handful of upcoming pilots.

Orlando Jones (Evolution) has signed up to star in Sarah Chalke sitcom How to Live with Your Parents For the Rest of Your Life, written by Claudio Lonow.

Orlando Jones

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Jason George

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The show follows Polly (Chalke), divorced single mother who moves in with her eccentric parents (Brad Garrett, Elizabeth Perkins).

Jones will play Polly's best friend and boss Gregg in the single-camera comedy, reports Deadline.

Delta Burke has also been cast in the multi-camera comedy pilot Counter Culture.

The sitcom centres around three sisters - Nonie (Burke), Billie (Kerry Kenney) and Joyce (Margo Martindale) - who run a family diner in Texas while struggling with sibling rivalry.

Finally, Jason George (Grey's Anatomy) and Brett Tucker (Spartacus: Vengeance) have joined the remake of Mistresses.

George will portray Dominic in the drama, who has an affair with one of the main characters, while Tucker will play Harry, a loving husband.

Alyssa Milano recently signed up for Mistresses, which will also star Lost actress Yunjin Kim, Rochelle Aytes and Jes Macallan.