Steve Kazee to Star Opposite Rachel Bilson in Fox Pilot LOVESTRUCK

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Tony winner Steve Kazee is set to star opposite Rachel Bilson in Fox's wedding night pilot Lovestruck, according to TVLine.

Lovestruck will set its entire first season during the course of a single night at a wedding. As we get to know the wedding party we'll learn surprising reveals about both their present and past. We'll see that things aren't always what they seem and explore the complicated bonds of love, friendship and family at different stages of life.

Kazee will play Alex Fletcher, the groom to Bilson's bride, Daisy. Alex is a charming, caring and earnest music journalist who has a way with words.

The show's cast also includes Kathleen Turner, Andie MacDowell, Richard Roxburgh, Madeline Wise and Usman Ally.

Lovestruck hails from creator Tom Kapinos. Sanaa Hamri will direct the pilot from a script by Kapinos. The pilot is inspired by the French series Quadras.

Steve Kazee won the 2012 Tony Award for "Best Actor in a Musical" and the 2013 Grammy for Musical Theater Album, for his role in Once as Guy. Other Broadway credits include Monty Python's Spamalot as Sir Lancelot, Starbuck opposite Audra McDonald in the Roundabout's 110 in the Shade, To Be or Not to Be at MTC, and Edward Albee's Seascape. Regional theater credits include The Subject Was Roses (Kennedy Center, Helen Hayes Award nomination for Best Actor alongside Bill Pullman and Judith Ivey), and Off-Broadway credits include As You Like It (NYSF).

Kazee's television work includes Blindspot, Legends, Nashville, Shameless, Working Class opposite Melissa Peterman, 100 Questions, CSI, NCIS, Numb3rs, Medium, and "Conviction.

Read the original article on TVLine.

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