In addition, the network cast Liza Snyder ("Yes Dear") in a lead role on the show.
If greenlit, the casting will represent a return for Asner to the medium that made him a household name in the 1970s. Asner was the star of two legendary TV hits, "Mary Tyler Moore" and its spinoff "Lou Grant."
The project is part of Cmt's scripted series »
- By James Hibberd
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