While they are still taling about Courtney’s death on The Young and the Restless in the last week of episodes, the actress who played her, Kelli Goss, has been busy booking roles on primetime television, and she landed another one based on news on Friday via Deadline!
Goss has been cas as a series regular opposite Katey Sagal and John Carroll Lynch in CBS comedy pilot Furst Born (aka untitled Butler/Hope/O’Shannon).
Written by Dan O’Shannon, Robyn Butler and Dan Hope, the extended-family show is about a wife and mother who learns she was adopted and that her birth parents are a flamboyant but loving family of drag racers. Goss will play Brianna, the youngest of the three legitimate children of Wayne and Julie, who can add glitz and glitter to a public event just by showing up. The cast also includes Swoosie Kurtz and Brooke Elliott.
So, what do you think about Kelli’s new role? Would you be interested in seeing this comedy pilot picked up by CBS? Share your thoughts in the comment section below!