Vanessa Hudgens, Danny Pudi and Alan Tudyk have been cast in NBC’s DC Comics comedy pilot ‘Powerless’. The workplace comedy is set at one of the worst insurance companies in America. NBC’s ‘Powerless’ DC Comics sitcom is about the reality of working life for a normal, powerless person in a world of superheroes and villains.
Premiere Date: TBA, 2016
Network: NBC, DC Entertainment
Director: Michael Patrick Jann
Screenwriter: Ben Queen
Cast: Vanessa Hudgens, Danny Pudi, Alan Tudyk, Christina Kirk
Running Time: 30 min.
TV Rating: Not yet rated
Vanessa Hudgens (Grease Live!) stars in "Powerless" as Emily Locke, an insurance claims adjuster who loves helping people and keeping a low profile in order to get her work done, who faces increasing frustration with the destructive antics of superheroes in her city. Alan Tudyk (Firefly) will play Del, Emily’s overeducated dictator of a boss in the claims department, who also happens to be the owner’s son. Danny Pudi (Community) plays Teddy, Emily’s prank-pulling work friend and trusted confidante. Christina Kirk (A to Z) will portray Jackie, Del’s overworked personal assistant whose office cubicle is covered with beefcake shots of superheroes.