Filthy Rich: FOX Soap Pilot Adds Gerald McRaney Filthy Rich: FOX Soap Pilot Adds Gerald McRaney
FOX has cast Emmy winner Gerald McRaney in its Southern soap pilot Filthy Rich, where he'll play the CEO of a conservative television network. Filthy Rich: FOX Soap Pilot Adds Gerald McRaney

TV Line is reporting that Emmy winner Gerald McRaney (This Is Us) has joined FOX soap pilot Filthy Rich.

    

McRaney will play Eugene Monroe, the charming, charismatic, and extremely Southern CEO of the Sunshine Network. He’s one-half of a conservative power couple with Margaret (Kim Cattrall), co-CEO of the network and host of a celebrated lifestyle series.

In addition to his role on the NBC drama, McRaney’s television credits include Shooter, House of Cards, and Agent X. He joins a cast that features   

Filthy Rich is part of a drama pilot slate for FOX that includes cop drama Deputy; A.I. thriller neXt; an untitled dramedy from Tom Kapinos (Lucifer) that takes place over the course of one wedding; legal drama Prodigal Son; and an untitled fertility drama from Jason Katims (Friday Night Lights) based on Australian series Sisters.

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