‘Bless This Mess’: Ed Begley Jr. To Star In Fox Comedy Pilot From Lake Bell & Liz Meriwether

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Ed Begley Jr. has been tapped for a lead role opposite Lake Bell and Dax Shepard in Bless This MessFox's single-camera comedy pilot from New Girl creator Liz Meriwether, which has Bell attached to star, co-write and direct. Written by Meriwether and Bell, Bless This Mess centers on a newlywed couple — Rio (Bell) and Mike (Shepard)  — that gives up their drab and unfulfilling lives in NYC and moves to Nebraska to live a simpler life. It doesn't work out like they…