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David Koechner and Amy Smart Join Steve and Nancy Carell's 'Angie Tribeca'

Steve and Nancy Carell's upcoming TBS cop comedy Angie Tribeca just announced two more cast members. According to TV Line, the Rashida Jones-starring comedy has added David Koechner and Amy Smart to the cast, which also includes Hayes MacArthur, Jere Burns, Deon Cole, and Andree Vermeulen. Smart will guest star as "a seductive and friendly high-end call girl who warms up to Angie's Partner, Jay Geils (MacArthur)" while Koechner will play the LAPD police commissioner and former partner of Angie's boss (Burns). The series is set to debut on TBS sometime this summer.

Saturday Night's Children: Nancy Walls (1995-1996)

Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 36 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we present the history, talent, and best sketches of one SNL cast member each week for your viewing, learning, and laughing pleasure.

For a witty brunette-turned-blonde who could play utility mother/reporter types and stretch them into outbursts of suburban insanity (if given the screen time), it's surprising that Nancy Walls never found a lasting place during her single-season run on SNL. She's known now more for her famous husband Steve Carell, but we shouldn't forget that her comic voice is large and deserved better than it [...]

TBS Orders 10 Episodes of 'Angie Tribeca', Starring Rashida Jones and Co-Created by Steve Carell

TBS today ordered Angie Tribeca, a new comedy pilot starring Rashida Jones and created by Steve Carell and Nancy Carell, to series, Deadline reports. The police comedy, formerly called Tribeca, stars Jones as a lone wolf cop who's part of an eccentric group of LAPD detectives. Jere Burns, Deon Cole, and Andree Vermeulen also star. Angie Tribeca will premiere in 2015.

Steve Carell directed the pilot, which he wrote with wife Nancy; the two will serve as executive producers on the series. Alfred Molina, Lisa Kudrow, Gary Cole, Nancy Carell, and Hayes Macarthur all appear in the pilot.

UPDATE: According to THR, TBS has also ordered two [...]

Steve Carell Will Write and Direct a Comedy Pilot for TBS

Steve Carell is making a new show for TBS. The network has given a pilot order to Tribeca, a comedy police procedural co-created by the comedian and his wife Nancy Carell (née Walls), THR reports. It's a single-camera about a bunch of eccentric people working in the LAPD's RHCU (Really Heinous Crimes Unit), centered on Angie Tribeca, a 10-year vet of the department.

In addition to writing the pilot, the Carells will also executive produce the show via Carell's production company Carousel. Steve Carell will be directing the pilot. He previously wrote and directed a few episodes of The Office and co-wrote The 40-Year-Old Virgin with Judd Apatow. TBS [...]