|Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce premieres December 2 on Bravo.|
The hourlong series follows Abby McCarthy (played by Lisa Edelstein), a newly single self-help book author, who embarks on the next chapter of her life and finds herself seeking advice from her divorced friends Lyla (Janeane Garofalo) and Phoebe (Beau Garrett).
Necar Zadegan (Emily Owens, MD, 24) stars as Delia, a divorce attorney at Lyla's firm. Paul Adelstein plays Abby's husband Jake. Rounding out the cast are Patrick Heusinger (Royal Pains) as Abby's brother Max, J. August Richards (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Angel) as Max's husband Ford, C. Thomas Howell (Criminal Minds, The Outsiders) as Abby's love interest Nate, Julianna Guill (Crazy, Stupid, Love) as Jake's 23-year old girlfriend Becca, Michael Weaver (The Joe Schmo Show) as Lyla's ex-husband Dan and Charles Mesure (Desperate Housewives) as Phoebe's ex Ralf.
Watch a sneak peek below:
The pilot ("Rule 23: Never Lie to the Kids") also includes a cameo by Carrie Fisher as Abby's book editor Cat.
Inspired by the "Girlfriends' Guide" book series by Vicki Iovine, Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce is produced by Universal Cable Productions with Marti Noxon, who wrote the pilot, Vicki Iovine and Meryl Poster serving as executive producers. The pilot was directed by Adam Brooks. Former All My Children actor Robert Duncan McNeill (666 Park Avenue, Chuck) serves as Producing Director for the series.
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