October 31, 2008
Bradley Whitford Headed Back to Television
Bradley Whitford, known for his roles on "The West Wing" and "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," has signed on to star and produce a comedy pilot for NBC.
The Hollywood Reporter said Whitford's latest project is a single-camera pilot for a buddy comedy series called "Off Duty."The show casts Whitford as a once-great police detective whose career is faltering and Romany Malco as the rising star who gets stuck with him as a partner, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said.
Malco has appeared in the movies "The 40-Year-Old Virgin,""Blades of Glory" and "Baby Mama" and the Showtime series "Weeds."