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Romany Malco to Star in Kevin Hart's ABC Pilot

Weeds and 40-Year-Old Virgin star Romany Malco has been cast in a high-profile new TV pilot. He'll be playing the lead role in an untitled ABC multi-camera comedy co-created and produced by Kevin Hart, TV Line reports. Loosely based on Hart's own life, the show will star Malco as a newly-divorced man trying to stay friends with his ex-wife for the sake of their kids. Hart co-created the show, which ABC bought in October, with Garrett Donovan and Neil Goldman, Dan Harmon's former Community co-showrunners. Hart is expected to play a recurring role if the pilot gets picked up. Malco and Hart starred together in the movie Think [...]

Comedian Romany Malco is Better at Internetting than You

"While most actors dip into Web comedy to promote a film project or to fool around with half-formed ideas, Mr. Malco’s online presence is savvily planned, maintained daily and constantly tailored to his audience’s appetite. His skill with the medium is attracting attention: Last month the White House even asked him to be part of an advisory panel on social media outreach." — From the very interesting NY Times profile of The 40-Year-Old Virgin/Weeds star Romany Malco’s use of the Internet to get closer to his fans. It’s a great read, even if it fails to mention the insane fact that Malco wrote MC Skat Kat’s parts in Paula [...]