Andy Samberg

Andy Samberg is having no trouble finding work after leaving Saturday Night Live. The actor has landed a starring role in an upcoming comedy pilot from Parks and Recreation co-creator and showrunner Mike Schur and executive producer Dan Goor, Deadline reports.

The untitled Fox project is about a group of detectives working outside New York City. Samberg will play the main character and will also produce the series.

Andy Samberg lands first post-SNL gig

Samberg announced he was leaving Saturday Night Live this summer after seven years on the sketch show. He's also starring on the BBC Three comedy series Cuckoo.

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