With and producer Richard Curtis on board, it seemed a surefire success, but Fox, where it was supposed to air, ended up passing on the pilot.
Gilpin admitted that although she didn't relate much to the character of Doris — an ambitious, career-minded single mother who works for Macy's — the message of the play resonated very strongly with her.
In some ways, characters like Roz paved the way for fictional women like Ilana and Abbi, making Gilpin the perfect choice to play Abbi's mom.
This very same scene in the novel has.
Other beloved stars including Jane Leeves, who played Daphne, and Peri Gilpin, who played radio producer Roz, are also not currently attached to the revival.
He starred in the stage production of Spamalot and in 2006, he played Lieutenant Frank Cioffi in the musical Curtains.
Naturally, they became friends in real life, and they still spend lots of time together today.
Frasier Crane Kelsey Grammer from Boston to Seattle as he transitioned from private practice to talk radio after the end of his marriage to Lilith Bebe Neuwirth.