ABC’s New Series ‘Rookie: Feds’ & ‘Not Dead Yet’ Undergo Casting Changes As Part Of Creative Tweaks

particular: The role of TV pilots is to serve as a prototype for a series. Sometimes, networks make changes to the prototype when they move to mass production with a series order, which unfortunately affects the talent. two of abcnew pick-up series of, rookie‘s feds Spinoff, titled by Niecy Nash, and Comedy Starring Gina Rodriguez not dead yet, This year the process is going though.

Nash was one of four actors who guest-starred in the two-episode arc rookie, The one who served as the backdoor pilot for Rookie: Fed. Three of them, Nash, who plays the oldest rookie at the FBI Academy, Frankie Faison and Felix Solis, will continue on the new series. Fourth, cat fosterHer role as Special Agent Casey Fox would not go ahead.

Changes are more significant in ABC’s new comedy series not dead yet Whereas only half of the six series regulars in the pilot will continue in that capacity on the series: Star and executive producers Rodriguez, Joshua Bande and Angela Gibbs.

In a reappraisal, not dead yet With the story of female friendship being phased out, there will be more inclination in the workplace. As a result, Jessica St. Clair And Mary Elizabeth Ellis Will not continue on the series. One of the pilots, Rick Glassman, will no longer be a series regular.

not dead yet Follows Nell Stevens (Rodriguez), a broken and newly single self-described disaster who finds the only job she can find — writing obituaries — and begins receiving life advice from an unlikely source.