The Main Cast for the FX comedy pilot “English Teacher” Revealed
Variety has obtained exclusive information about the main cast of the FX comedy pilot “English Teacher.” In June, “English Teacher” was first put into the pilot. The production process has begun. Executive producers Paul Simms and Brian Jordan Alvarez are behind English Teacher. The pilot episode will be written by Alvarez, who will also star in it. The pilot’s author and Evan, a gay English teacher in an Austin, Texas high school, was Brian Jordan Alvarez. The show follows him and his fellow teachers as they “try to balance the competing demands of the students and their parents in a world where the rules seem to change every day.”
Julian Sergi, Stephanie Koenig, and Enrico Colantoni have all joined as series regulars. The following actors will all have recurring roles: Carmen Christopher, Jordan Firstman, Yissendy Trinidad, and Langston Kerman.
Along with Paul Simms, who is currently an executive producer on the FX shows Alvarez is also an executive producer on the pilot.