Laura Bell Bundy Cast in "Hound Dogs" Pilot for TBS

Tony Award nominee Laura Bell Bundy has been cast in the TBS pilot "Hound Dogs," according to Variety.

Bundy will play a bartender looking to start a career as a country singer. She will be the love interest of a rookie pitcher played by Rob Mayes.

A Tony Award nominee for Legally Blonde, Bundy also appeared on Broadway in Hairspray and Wicked, and Off-Broadway in Ruthless, The Musical!, receiving Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for the latter.

On screen, Bundy has been seen in "Dreamgirls," "Guiding Light," "Jumanji," "Life with Mikey," "Adventures of Huck Finn," "Home Improvement," "Strangers with Candy" and "Curtis Court." Her country albums include "Achin' and Shakin'" and "Longing for a Place Already Gone."