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'Princess Bride' star Cary Elwes joins ABC comedy pilot 'Prairie Dogs'

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Cary Elwes has been cast in a new ABC comedy pilot.

The Princess Bride actor will portray Rams - an eccentric designer with a distinctive sense of fashion - in Prairie Dogs, according to Entertainment Weekly.

Elwes appeared in ABC's pilot of Wonder Woman last year and currently has a large number of TV and movie projects in either pre-production or post-production.

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Prairie Dogs stars Kal Penn (Harold & Kumar) as Neil, an office worker who becomes a victim of identity theft.

When Neil discovers that the thief has improved his life, he hires the criminal to help him better himself.

Charlotte Newhouse, a former member of LA comedy troupe The Groundlings, was
recently cast in Prairie Dogs as Neil's fun-loving colleague.

The pilot will also star Dayo Okeniyi (The Hunger Games) and Michaela Watkins (Wanderlust).

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