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Michelle Trachtenberg Nabs the Lead in CBS Workplace Comedy Pilot

Buffy's kid sister and Gossip Girl baddie Michelle Trachtenberg has landed the female lead in CBS's untitled Adam Sandler–produced Peter Knight pilot, according to Deadline. In the workplace comedy, Trachtenberg plays an employee at a high-powered venture capital firm who was suddenly promoted out of the mailroom and into a junior associate position. In real life, Trachtenberg plays an actress who was suddenly promoted out of the supporting role in popular television shows and into the lead. [Deadline]