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EXCLUSIVE: Younger actress Maggie Elizabeth Jones (Ben and Kate) has been solid as one of many leads of CBS’ new Chuck Lorre-Marco Pennette multi-camera comedy sequence B Positive, headlined by Thomas Middleditch and Annaleigh Ashford.
Jones has joined the sequence in a recasting; a special teen actress performed the position within the James Burrows-directed B Constructive pilot, the one 2020 broadcast pilot that was accomplished earlier than the coronavirus-related manufacturing shutdown began in mid-March.
Created by Pennette, B Constructive 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 girl 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.
Jones performs Maddie. Smart past her years, Maddie acts as a mother or father to her mother and father Drew (Middleditch) and Julia (Sara Rue), who’re divorced.
Kether Donohue co-stars within the sequence. Pennette and Lorre government produce for Warner Bros. Tv and Chuck Lorre Productions.
At 16 years of age, Jones has constructed an intensive appearing resume, and that is her second sequence common position on an on-air sequence. She was the breakout younger star reverse Dakota Johnson and Nat Faxon on Fox’s comedy Ben and Kate. Her characteristic credit embody a memorable flip reverse Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson in Cameron Crowe’s We Purchased a Zoo in addition to Footloose and Identification Thief. She additionally performed the title character in Lea to the Rescue American Lady film. Jones is repped by Trade Leisure, Osbrink and Morris Yorn.
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