Potts sees 'Red'; Williams to UPN

Annie Potts has been tapped to star in ABC's comedy pilot Red and Blue, Vanessa L. Williams will topline UPN's drama pilot South Beach and Greg Germann has signed on to star in the Sci Fi Channel pilot Eureka. In other pilot-casting news, Liz Vassey will play one of the leads in UPN's comedy 20 Things to Do Before You're 30; Tami Roman, Richard T. Jones and Brad Rowe have landed roles in UPN's comedy Talk Show Diaries; Alan Dale has joined the cast of the WB Network comedy Bow; Erin Hershey Presley has been added to the cast of ABC's untitled Holly Hester comedy; and Stephanie Lemelin has been added to the cast of Fox's comedy Dirtbags. Red and Blue, from Touchstone TV and Shady Acres, centers on a conservative grandfather and a liberal father who disagree about how to raise the next generation. Potts will play the grandmother.

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