Deadline reported, Buzzfeed star Quinta Brunson, who’s also known for her series Broke, has been cast as the opposite lead of Gage Golightly in the CW’s The End of the World as We Know It.
It’s a comedic drama pilot created by Rob Thomas and Warner Bros TV.
Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker will serve as the writer. The story is based on a book by Iva-Marie Palmer. It was published in 2012 by Alloy Entertainment.
Brunson will play Ruby, who’s an intelligent graduate from MIT. Despite her glowing resume, she couldn’t pursue engineering job because of her fleeting concentration. Though, she works at her parents’ business; however, with the alien invasion, Ruby finds herself in another situation.