NBC's Assistance has cast Zach Cregger of Guys With Kids alongside Krysten Ritter in the single-camera comedy pilot. Deadline reports that the show coming from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's Gary Sanchez Productions and and Universal TV, is written by Leslye Headland. Follows Ritter's Nora who's described as an idealistic working girl assistant, being pulled between Cregger's character who's her her colleague, and her fiancé played by Peter Cambor, and has a demanding boss to deal with.
Aside from Guys with Kids, Cregger's credits include 2008's College comedy, followed by Miss March, which he directed alongside Trevor Moore, and also co-created TV's The Whitest Kids U'Know series with Moore. He's up next in The Bounceback with The Last Exorcism's star Ashley Bell, as well as Shark Night's Sara Paxton, Michael Stahl-David and Addison Timlin.