Deadline is reporting that new stars are joining the cast of the much anticipated new pilot, "Scruples," which is adapted by Judith Krantz' bestselling book with the same name.
Claire Forlani ("Meet Joe Black," "Antitrust," "NCIS: Los Angeles," "CSI: NY") who has been seen both on the big screen and in television, will be portraying Billy Ikehorn, the main character in the series.
Along with Forlani, Jessica McNamee ("Home and Away," "The Vow") will portray Billy's friend and celebrity journalist, Maggie McGreggor.
Boris Kodjoe ("Surrogate," "Resident Evil: Retribution," "Resident Evil: Afterlife") will join the cast as Billy's late husband's lawyer, who is called Josh Hillman, in the bestseller.
Kodjoe (Fayes Vision WENN.com)
Read more about what this new series is all about by checking out ABC orders soap pilot Scruples which gets into more detail about the book. Whether or not the series will stay true to the book remains to be seen. Please leave us a note with your thoughts on this new Primetime soap series.
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- Christine Fix