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EXCLUSIVE: D.B. Sweeney is about for a closely recurring function in Chuck Lorre’s CBS comedy B Positive, starring Annaleigh Ashford and Thomas Middleditch. The function reunites Sweeney with government producer Lorre with whom he labored on Two And A Half Males.
Created by former Mother co-executive producer Marco Pennette impressed by private expertise, B Optimistic is a couple of therapist and newly divorced dad (Middleditch) who’s confronted with discovering a kidney donor when he runs right into a rough-around-the-edges lady from his previous (Ashford) who volunteers her personal. Collectively they type an unlikely bond and start a journey that may change each of their lives.
Sweeney performs Bert, a prepare dinner that works on the Valley Hills assisted residing facility. He could be a little dense, and his haphazard cooking results in various disappointing meals. However his new boss, Gina, continues to assist him. She sees potential, and lots of herself, in Bert.
Izzy G, Sara Rue, Kether Donohue and Terrence Terrell, Linda Lavin, Darryl Stevens, David Anthony Higgins co-star.
Former Two and a Half Males government producer/co-showrunner Jim Patterson serves as showrunner and government producer alongside Lorre and Warren Bell and it’s produced by Warner Bros Tv in affiliation with Chuck Lorre Productions.
Sweeney, who performed Larry on Lorre’s Two and a Half Males, is thought for such roles as Shoeless Joe Jackson in Eight Males Out, Dish Boggett in Lonesome Dove, Travis Walton in Hearth In The Sky, and Doug Dorsey, the hockey participant turned determine skater within the traditional romantic comedy The Chopping Edge. A few of his different tv work contains HBO’s Sharp Objects (HBO) alongside Amy Adams, Fox’s Empire (Fox) and ICE on DirectTV. Sweeney is repped by Stagecoach Leisure.
B Optimistic airs Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. on CBS.
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