If you caught Alan Thicke’s tweet on Wednesday you may have noticed he commented and shared a picture with the man playing his on-screen son in his latest project! That man happens to be The Young and the Restless Justin Hartley (Adam Newman).
As previously announced, Hartley is one of the main core characters of 8 people who all share the same birthday in this dramedy pilot currently known as the Untitled Dan Fogelman Pilot. The pilot ensemble also includes: Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Sterling Brown and Ron Cephas Jones. What we know of Hartley’s role is that he plays Kevin, a handsome and successful television actor with an underlining boredom in his ultimate bachelor life.
According to Backstage, the production of the pilot under 20th Century Fox has been shooting in New York from Jan 26th and wraps this Friday on February 12th.
As for Dan Fogelman, he is the executive producer behind Fox’s Grandfathered starring John Stamos and ABC’s musical-comedy, Galavant.
What do you think of Alan Thicke playing Justin Hartley’s dad in the pilot project? What do you think of the premise and Justin’s role in it? Comment below!