Kerri Russell in Running Wilde will be premiering this Fall on FOX! Get the details here on Russellâ€™s new role opposite Will Arnett with videos and photos after the jump.
Felicity star Keri Russell will be returning to the small screen in the half hour comedy tale entitled Running Wilde as the on-screen character Emmy Kadubic with Arrested Developmentâ€™s Will Arnett playing her love interest.
Russell, who was last seen in TV land on an episode of Scrubs in 2007, will play an â€śuber-liberal humanitarianâ€ť, desperate to find financial backing for one of her causes. And who better than Arnettâ€™s alter ego Steve Wilde, a guy who is not only rich but comes with plenty of connections to make all her dreams come true.
Running Wilde’s official synopsis -â€śFrom the Emmy Award-winning creator and the star of the critically acclaimed FOX series â€śArrested Developmentâ€ť comes RUNNING WILDE, a romantic comedy starring Will Arnett as STEVE WILDE, a filthy-rich, immature playboy trying desperately to win (or buy) the heart of his childhood sweetheart, EMMY KADUBIC (Keri Russell, â€śWaitress,â€ť â€śFelicityâ€ť), the ĂĽber-liberal humanitarian who got away â€“ all told through the perspective of a 12-year-old girl. Steve Wilde has never performed a selfless act. But why should he â€“ heâ€™s rich! The son of an oil tycoon, Steve hasnâ€™t had to work a day in his life and has always gotten everything heâ€™s wanted â€“ with one exception: the love of Emmy. The daughter of a former Wilde housekeeper, Emmy is an earnest do-gooder who has spent her adult life trying to save the world.â€ť
Running Wilde, which also features a cast line up of actress Stefanai Owen, Joe Nunez and Jayne Houdyshell, will premiere on FOX, Tuesdays at 9:30m PM ET!
Russell, who has mainly been busy working the movie circuit has recently been seen in Leaves of Grass as Janet, 2009â€™s Wonder Woman where she worked in voiceover as the title character, Bedtime Stories with Adam Sandler, August Rush and The Girl in the Park.
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