Luke Wilson and More Join Cameron Crowe’s Showtime Pilot ‘Roadies’

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Back in June it was announced that Cameron Crowe was developing a roadie comedy for Showtime, and today THR reports that the project has set its leading stars. The pilot will follow “the day-to-day life of a successful rock tour as seen through the crew members who get the show on the road” and star Luke Wilson as the sober and “sleep-deprived” tour manager Bill, Imogen Poots as electrical tech Kelly Ann, Keisha Castle-Hughes as the “outspoken and passionate” sound mixer Donna Mancini, Peter Cambor as “offbeat American anglophile guitar tech” Milo, and Rafe Spall as a British financial adviser named Reg Whitehead who “knows less than zero about the music business.” Crowe will write and direct the pilot and also serve as a co-executive producer with J.J. Abrams and My So-Called Life’s Winnie Holzman.