George Wendt, Gia Sandhu and Zenobia Shroff cast in ABC’s The Greatest American Hero reboot
George Wendt ( Cheers), Gia Sandhu ( The Indian Detective) and Zenobia Shroff ( The Big Sick) have actually been set to sign up with star Hannah Simone ( New Girl) in the upcoming ABC reboot of The Greatest American Hero, inning accordance with Deadline. In addition Christine Gernon ( Speechless) will direct the pilot.
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The half-hour, single-camera funny will include Meera (Simone), an Indian-American female as the lead. The reboot pertains to us from Fresh Off the Boat writer/producer Rachna Fruchbom and Nahnatchka Khan’s Fierce Baby. 20 th Century Fox TELEVISION will co-produce with ABC Studios. Fruchbom will compose the script. She’ll produce with Mandy Summers from Fierce Baby along with the initial program manufacturer Steven J. Cannell’s child, tv director Tawnia McKiernan.
Meera is an 30- year-old Indian-American female from Cleveland who invests her time consuming tequila and singing karaoke. Some aliens offer her a very match to assist her secure the world, regardless of her absence of credentials.
Based on the ABC-TV series which ranged from 1980 to 1983, The Greatest American Hero follows a nebbishy instructor who ends up being an unwilling superhero after extraterrestrials offer him an unique match with powers he can hardly manage or comprehend when he loses its user’s manual. The initial stars William Katt, Robert Culp and Connie Sellecca. Completion of the initial series included the protagonist discovering an ideal replacement to use the match, and he picked a female.
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