Chris Smith

CBS has found its lead.

Chris Smith (Paranormal Activity 3) has landed the leading role in Ex-Men, the CBS comedy pilot from How I Met Your Mother's Rob Greenberg, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

CBS orders Ex-Men comedy pilot

The single-camera comedy focuses on a young guy (Smith) who finds camaraderie living among the more experienced men he meets in a short-term rental complex.

Smith's other credits include guest roles on 30 Rock and The Office. He also starred in the Nick Stoller comedy that failed to garner a pickup at CBS this pilot season.

Greenberg will write and direct the pilot, with Eric and Kim Tannenbaum (Two and a Half Men) attached as executive producers.