David Spade to Star in New Comedy for ABC

by | February 27, 2013 at 8:33 PM | TV News

David Spade in "Rules of Engagement" (Photo: CBS)


LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – David Spade is going to work for ABC.

The “Rules of Engagement” actor has been cast in the ABC comedy pilot “Bad Management,” from “The Neighbors” and “GCB” producer Aaron Kaplan.

The pilot, from ABC Studios and Kapital Entertainment, revolves around a self-centered female boss at a high end luxury goods department store who finds her ways challenged when her boss’s son comes to town and makes youth and sex the new company focus.

Spade will play the son, Tobias, Jr.

Sharon Horgan and Holly Walsh are writing the project, with Horgan also playing the role of Eve and executive producing along with Kaplan.

In addition to Spade, “The Hangover” actress Rachael Harris has been cast in the role of Linda, one of the department store employees.