Deadline reported, Scott Wolf will replace Freddie Prinze Jr. as Carson Drew in CW’s adaptation of Nancy Drew pilot.
Wolf will play the dad of Nancy, the series will be produced and written by Noga Landau, Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage. Larry Teng is attached to direct.
Carson Drew is described as a dynamic attorney who has become estranged from Nancy following the recent death of his beloved wife. But his attempts to reconnect with his daughter run aground when Nancy’s murder investigation reveals unsettling secrets from Carson’s own past.