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Saturday, January 25, 2014

Beginnings of a Trend?

I've noticed several cable dramas have cast comic actors for dramatic roles.

Spotted:  Dana Gould and Simon Pegg on Mob City.

Spotted:  Dave Foley and Will Sasso on Justified.  (Last season had Mike O'Malley and Patton Oswalt.)

Those are just two examples, but I bet ten years ago, none of these guys would have even gotten auditions much less the part.

Things in TV have changed, man.

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