Starz will premiere new comedy “Party Down” on March 20 at 10:30 p.m.Erm, yay? At least we'll see him. Even if it IS Rob Thomas again. Sigh.
The half-hour series, created by Rob Thomas (“Veronica Mars”), follows a group of struggling actors working as cater-waiters. Starz has ordered 10 episodes of the series, which stars Ken Marino, Adam Scott, Jane Lynch, Martin Starr, Ryan Hansen and Lizzy Caplan. The show will feature guest appearances by Ed Begley Jr., Marilu Henner, Joey Lauren Adams, Breckin Meyer, Rob Corddry, J.K. Simmons and Steven Weber.
“Moonlight” and “Veronica Mars” fans will recognize Jason Dohring on the March 27 episode. Other “Veronica Mars” veterans making guest appearances include Ryan Devlin, Alona Tal and Enrico Colantoni.
Fred Savage will direct five episodes of “Party Down.”