Jessica Hecht, Sigourney Weaver Join Hope Davis for HBO Pilot "Spring/Fall"

News   Jessica Hecht, Sigourney Weaver Join Hope Davis for HBO Pilot "Spring/Fall" Tony Award nominees Jessica Hecht and Sigourney Weaver as well as  Matt Letscher, Jason Antoon and Marin Hinkle have joined the cast of HBO's upcoming comedy pilot "Spring/Fall," according to Deadline.com.

Jake Kasdan is set to direct the half-hour pilot written by Kate Robin. Robin, Tea Leoni, R.J. Cutler and Jimmy Miller are executive producing.

"Spring/Fall" will star Tony nominee Hope Davis and screen actress Leoni and is set in the fashion world of New York City.

The pilot centers on the dysfunctional partnership between Margo (Leoni), a successful designer and mother of twins, and Eden (Davis), Margo's estranged best friend and former fashion designer. The pair reconnects when Margo needs help taking over for her boss, who recently committed suicide.

Hecht received a Tony Award nomination in 2010 for her performance in A View From the Bridge, and Weaver received a Tony Award nomination in 1985 for her performance in Hurlyburly. Letscher was seen on Broadway in The Rivals and Proposals, Antoon was seen in Contact, and Hinkle was seen in A Thousand Clowns and The Tempest.

An airdate for the HBO pilot has not yet been announced.

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