ABC to Launch ‘Super Fun Night’ With Later Episode Instead of Pilot
After months of promoting the pilot episode of Super Fun Night, ABC is opting to launch the series with a different episode titled”Anything for Love”. The pilot featured Rebel Wilson’s character, Kimmie, persuading her friends to go to a party hosted by her attractive co-worker. “Anything For Love” showcases the women’s trip to a piano bar.ABC has not announced when or if the pilot will air. Here is ABC’s description of “Anything For Love”:
KIMMIE FACES HER FEARS ABOUT SINGING IN PUBLIC, ON ABC’S “SUPER FUN NIGHT”
“Anything for Love” — Kimmie wants the gang to broaden their horizons and try something they’ve never done before. But she’s not so brave when she finds out their next super fun night destination is a piano bar. Can she face her biggest fear, singing in public? Meanwhile, Kendall can’t understand why Richard and Kimmie are friends and plans to do something about it, on “Super Fun Night,” WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2 (9:31-10:00 p.m. ET) on the ABC Television Network.
This episode replaces “Pilot.”
“Super Fun Night” stars Rebel Wilson as Kimmie Boubier, Liza Lapira as Helen-Alice, Lauren Ash as Marika, Kevin Bishop as Richard Royce and Kate Jenkinson as Kendall.
Guest starring are Matt Lucas as Derrick, Ravi Patel as Alex, Anastasia Pimenov as young Kimmie, Skylar Stecker as young Brittany, Katie Wee as the waitress and Jacob Wysocki as the MC.
“Anything for Love” was written John Riggi and directed by Alex Hardcastle.