Shiri Appleby and Yvette Nicole Brown are set as series regulars alongside John Stamos in Big Shot, Disney+’s new original series “Big Shot”.
The show follows a temperamental college basketball coach (Stamos) who gets fired from his job and must take a teaching and coaching job at “Westbrook School for Girls” an elite private high school.
In the 10-episode sports dramedy Shiri will portray Holly. The character is the good-humored and down-to-earth assistant basketball coach. Yvette Nicole Brown will play Sherilyn, the no nonsense dean of the all-girls school.
A release date has not been set, yet.
Shiri Appleby is a special guest on the July 24 episode of the podcast MAMA SAID! You can download and listen to the podcast via Apple: Shiri Appleby Gets Spicy With The Spouse
Shiri Appleby Gets Spicy With The Spouse
July 24, 2019
Our work and home lives can become difficult to manage. Between careers and kids where do you find time for your spouse? Enter actor and mom Shiri Appleby. She joins Jamie and Jenna to talk about ways to find time for your spouse and to give your marriage the attention it deserves.
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Actress Jamie-Lynn is teaming up with musician Jenna to talk about the hard subjects, embarrassing moments, and sticky situations we all face as parents! Jamie-Lynn manages being a mom to 2 boys while traveling and working. She’s been through it all and is here to help. Jenna is a stay-at-home mom of 2 and uses her research of all things mommy to share her best tips and tricks! Welcome to a safe place to confess your worst mommy sins, realize you’re not alone, and make you feel like you’re killing the mommy game!
The CW decided to bring back its entire lineup and Shiri Appleby will return to familiar territory again. Shiri is heading back to Santa Fe in order to direct another episode for The CW’s re-imagining “Roswell, New Mexico” later this year.
Shiri said early that she would love direct again and she revealed on June 9th that she is indeed coming back. She wrote on Twitter: “I am! I’m going back to Roswell to direct the 4th ep of their second season and I cannot wait!!” and she posted a #ThrowbackThursday on Instagram saying: “#TBT to directing Roswell, NM last October. I’ll be heading back to New Mexico for the 4th episode of their second season! I cannot wait!! 👽 ”
If you’re curious about the second book adaption head on over to Netflix and watch the first season. In other news, the original “Roswell” is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in October. Crashdown.com is looking for your stories, photographs, memories, dedications, thank-yous, you name it or can think it up. Read more on the website: Crashdown Wants Your Memories
The half-hour after show titled “What Just Happened??! With Fred Savage” is a spoof show that explores the “fandom” surrounding the fake sci-fi thriller series with set visits to “The Flare”, interviews with the ‘cast’ and more.
THR announced the cast of the show within the show on May 31st, 2019. The actors of the fake sci-fi drama are as previously announced: Shiri Appleby and Kevin Zegers. In addition, Guillermo Diaz , Duane Henry, Tyler Ritter, Kai Wener, Amy Acker, Sola Bamis and Sprague Grayden joined the cast.
We learn some details about the characters as well:
On the show within the show, Zegers plays the lead role of Chester, a handyman who realizes he’s meant to save the world. Diaz plays Stan, a conservative family man who becomes desperate enough to stop at nothing to keep his loved ones safe, and Appleby plays Lisa, a tough, blue-collar loner who overcomes a dark past to become a strong leader.
The nine-episode show will premiere on June 30th on FOX.