Saturday, February 18, 2012
Anthony LaPaglia To Star In ABC Drama Pilot Americana
Anthony LaPaglia, who had 3 aircraft pilots at 3 systems competing for his services, has closed an offer to topline the ABC drama pilot Americana, a cleaning soap in regards to a famous fashion industry clan. It focuses on legendary designer Robert Soulter (LaPaglia), the patriarch of the sprawling family who just welcomed a brand new member, a youthful designer whose shocking arrival turns the household and also the legendary label thoroughly. Michael Seitzman authored the script, with Phillip Noyce, who helmed the pilot for ABC’s Revenge this past year, pointing. Seitzman, Mark Gordon and Nicholas Pepper executive produce for ABC Galleries and also the Mark Gordon Co. This marks the go back to television and also the first TV role for LaPaglia since his starring switch on the most popular CBS crime drama With No Trace, which gained him a Golden Globe Award. The Aussie actor, repped by CAA and Industry Entertainment, is presently filming Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained.