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Paget Brewster Joins NBC's 'Working Class Heroes' And More Casting News

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Paget Brewster will star in NBC's
Paget Brewster will star in NBC's "Working Class Heroes."

So long, "Criminal Minds" -- Paget Brewster has superhero duties to attend to.

According to Deadline.com, the actress is set to voice one of the main characters in the animated Fox superhero show opposite Patton Oswalt.

Oswalt will voice Jeff, a dad whose powers don't measure up to those of his superhero coworkers. Brewster will play Karen, Jeff's wife, who saves more lives than he does and brings in the bulk of their finances.

In other casting news...

"Leverage" nabs Matthew Lillard The "Descendants" star will appear as Gabe Erickson, a corrupt businessman who evades jail on Season 5 of the TNT drama. [TVLine]

Bill Bellamy, Jon Lovitz, Vivica A. Fox, Gary Busey and Keshia Knight Pulliam are headed to "Mr. Box Office" The actors will appear in The CW show about a movie star sentenced to community service at an inner city high school in L.A. [THR]

Tyler James Williams will appear in "Go On." The "Everybody Hates Chris" star will appear in the new NBC series as Owen, a character whose brother has been in a coma following a skiing accident. [Deadline.com]

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