Kym Whitley and Danny Garcia have been cast in recurring roles within the Amazon YA pilot “Hot Pink,”Variety has discovered completely.
The pair joins beforehand introduced stars Sarah Michelle Gellar,Nina Bloomgarden, David Iacono, Mimi Davila, Dana Donnelly, and Myra Molloy, in addition to fellow recurring star David Arquette.
The show is loosely impressed by Elana Ok. Arnold’s e-book “What Girls Are Made Of.” In the e-book, Nina Faye was raised to imagine that there isn’t a such factor as unconditional love, that means she is going to do something for her boyfriend to show her worthiness. But when he breaks up together with her, Nina is misplaced and units out to seek out out what the situations of affection actually are.
Whitley is a comic and actress. She is understood for her roles in movies like “Next Friday,” “Deliver Us from Eva,” “Black Dynamite,” and “Along Came Polly” in addition to exhibits equivalent to “The Boondocks,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” the “Black Dynamite” animated collection,” and most just lately “Made For Love.”
She is repped by ICM and Untitled Entertainment.
Garcia’s previous display credit embody “Divorce,” “Blindspot,” and “Mr. Mercedes.” He is subsequent set to look within the second season of “Betty” at HBO in addition to the untitled Ray Romano movie wherein Romano stars reverse Laurie Metcalf.
He is repped by Headline Talent Agency and Midnight Artists Management.
Elisabeth Holm created “Hot Pink,” with Holm additionally govt producing. Desiree Akhavan will direct and govt produce the pilot. Rebecca Green may even govt produce together with Sue Naegle and Ali Krug for Annapurna. Amazon Studios will produce in affiliation with Annapurna.