Felicity Huffman To Star On 'Boomerang' And More Pilot News

02/15/2013 03:50 pm ET | Updated Feb 15, 2013

Felicity Huffman is going from desperate housewife to killer housewife with "Boomerang."

According to TVLine, the "Desperate Housewives" alum has been cast in the Fox pilot as Margie Hamilton, a professional assassin who "can kill and dispose of a suspected terrorist in the afternoon -- then switch to wife and mother mode without a hitch."

Only a slight change from life on Wisteria Lane.

In other pilot news...

Jake Lacy has joined CBS' "The McCarthys." The "Office" vet will play Ronny, a member of a neurotic Irish-Catholic Boston family who came out to his family a few years earlier. [TVLine]

Mike O'Malley is moving around Fox. The "Glee" actor is set to headline "Welcome To The Family" as Dan Yoder, an orthodontist in his early 40s. [THR]

Aja Naomi King has joined Amazon's comedy pilot. King will portray Jillian Chase, "an overworked associate producer with dreams of being a reporter" in "The Onion Presents: The News." [Indiewire]

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