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TCA Summer 2016


 
 

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LOOSELY, EXACTLY NICOLE

Description:

Nicole Byer is living the Hollywood dream. Well, Hollywood adjacent – the deep valley to be precise and it's not so much a dream but a struggle. In this hilarious half-hour comedy, we'll watch as Nicole, exuding her special brand of confidence and irreverence, demonstrates the hilarious missteps of what it means to be out on your own for the first time. She'll deal with humiliating auditions, unpaid electric bills, friendship ups and downs, and the battlefield that is Tinder as she slowly but surely finds her voice as a comedian.

Panelists:

Cast

Nicole Byer ("Nicole")

Jen D'Angelo ("Veronica")

Jacob Wysocki ("Devin")

EP's

Christine Zander

Christian Lander


LOOSELY, EXACTLY NICOLE CAST BIOS

Nicole Byer

Nicole Byer is the breakout of MTV's hit show, GIRL CODE, and now regularly appears all over the network. She has appeared on Netflix's Lady Dynamite, NBC's 30 Rock and appears in the movie Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates. Her web series (With Shasheer Samata/SNL) Pursuit of Sexiness has received national attention. Nicole is starring in her own scripted comedy series Loosely Exactly Nicole debuting on MTV in summer 2016. 

Jen D'Angelo

A true triple threat, Jen D'Angelo is an actress, writer and stand-up who is currently starring on the upcoming MTV series LOOSELY, EXACTLY NICOLE with Nicole Byer. This spring she was a featured comic on the third season of ADAM DEVINE'S HOUSE PARTY on Comedy Central and this summer she will return to the writers room as a co-producer for the 7th season of Comedy Central's WORKAHOLICS.

Prior to WORKAHOLICS, she staffed on CBS' THE MILLERS and COUGAR TOWN. She's previously appeared on JOIN OR DIE WITH CRAIG FERGUSON and @midnight and starred in the MTV Other series FAST FOOD HEIGHTS alongside Nicole Byer.

Jacob Wysocki

A native of Lomita, California, Jacob Wysocki landed his first professional acting job with a recurring role on the ABC Family series "Huge." He followed this up with a critically acclaimed turn in the 2011 Sundance standout "Terri," starring in the title role opposite John C. Reilly.  Jacob received a Gotham Award nomination for Breakthrough Actor for "Terri" and was highlighted by The Huffington Post as one of 2011's Fresh Faces in Movies.

Jacob next starred in Matthew Lillard's directorial debut "Fat Kid Rules the World."  The film had its world premiere at the 2012 South by Southwest Film Festival and was awarded its Audience Award.   Jacob also appeared in the hit Universal Pictures acapella comedy "Pitch Perfect." He was most recently seen in the hit Universal Pictures thriller/horror film Unfriended. ​

Last fall Jacob filmed Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising with Seth Rogen for Universal Pictures. He also guest-starred in the pilot for the Showtime series I'm Dying Up Here from executive producer Jim Carrey. Jacob was recently featured in an episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! for IFC. 

Jacob regularly performs at the UCB theatre in Los Angeles with his Harold team 8 Babies and his Maude team Karate Karate. He also performs in the ComedySportz show at the National Comedy Theater in Hollywood and is a member of the viral video sketch group Bath Boys Comedy. He can be found on the Web at bathboyscomedy.blogspot.com and on Twitter (@Jacob Wysocki).



MARY + JANE

Description:

From writing/directing team and executive producers Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont ("Can't Hardly Wait") and Television 360 ("Game of Thrones") comes MTV's single camera, half-hour comedy about Jordan (Scout Durwood) and Paige (Jessica Rothe), two twenty-something best friends who run an all-female weed delivery service in Los Angeles. Filled with funny, raw and bizarre adventures, the show explores the uncharted territory as Los Angeles comes out of the Green Closet and gets into high and higher times. 

Panelists:
Cast
Scout Durwood ("Jordan")
Jessica Rothe ("Paige")

EP's
Deborah Kaplan
Harry Elfont


MARY+JANE CAST BIOS

Scout Durwood (Jordan)

Scout Durwood is a Los Angeles based comedienne currently starring in the MTV series, "Mary + Jane." Her debut studio album, "Take One Thing Off," will be released on Blue Élan records in the summer of 2016. Scout was also one of six cast members on Oxygen's "Funny Girls," a docuseries following the lives of six female stand up comedians in LA. She is an accomplished cabaret singer and stand up comedian who was recently named one of The Huffington Post's "20 Burlesque Stars to Know," as well as Funny Not Slutty's "10 Women Who Rock Comedy" and Stand Up Talk's "Five Awesome Women's Musical Comedy Acts." She has been featured as a comedian on playboy.com, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Chicago Women's Funny Festival, After Ellen, Nylon, XFinity, CBS Radio, House of Lies and The Mindy Project.

Jessica Rothe (Paige)

Born and raised in Denver, Colorado, Jessica Rothe grew up studying theatre and dance. She went on to Boston University where she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting. Shortly after graduating, Jessica made her way to New York where she joined the Roundabout Theatre. Prior to, she had been involved in other theatre productions including The Cherry Orchard (Huntington Theatre) and Kevin Moriarty's HAIR (Hangar Theatre). Jessica transitioned quickly to television with appearances on Happy Endings, CBS's Emmy nominated series "Blue Bloods" and the CW's hit show, "Gossip Girl." 

Recently, Jessica wrapped production on Lionsgate and Damien Chazelle's highly anticipated musical, LA LA LAND, co-starring opposite Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling; James Franco's THE DISASTER ARTIST; Gabriele Muccino's (Seven Pounds, Pursuit of Happiness) SUMMERTIME, as well as Bart Freundlich's, WOLVES, alongside Michael Shannon. Jessica is also set to appear in several independent films, including 'Juveniles,' starring Stephen Moyer and Beau Knapp; a post-apocalyptic thriller, 'All is Vanity;' "Please Stand By," starring Dakota Fanning and Toni Collette; and coming-of-age drama, 'Trust Fund.'  Known for her comedic abilities, Jessica co-starred in the comedy "The Hot Flashes," alongside Brooke Shields, Wanda Sykes and Eric Roth and had a recurring role on the popular web series' "Next Time on Lonny" and "High Maintenance."​

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