Jon Daly joins Amazon comedy pilot
Variety March 19, 2013
Jon Daly Joins Amazon’s ‘Betas’ (Exclusive)
by AJ Marechal
Jon Daly has been tapped to topline Amazon comedy pilot “Betas.”
Laffer from Michael London (“Sideways”) centers on Silicon Valley where Hobbes, played by Daly, tries to raise venture capital for his BRB app along with the rest of the computer geek quartet that coded BRB.With an ex-wife and no real female prospects, Hobbes is desperate to make a financial score and get his life on a better, cooler path.
Michael Lehmann is helming the pilot. Daly joins a cast that includes Joe Dinicol, Charlie Saxton, Margo Harshman and Karan Soni.
Multi-hyphenate actor currently serves as supervising producer and scribe on Comedy Central’s “The Kroll Show,” while also starring in the comedic skein. Daly recently wrapped feature film “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.”
He is repped by UTA, Principato-Young and Schreck Rose Dapello & Adams.