Timothy Omundson

Psych star Timothy Omundson is slated to star in ABC's comedy pilot GalavantDeadline reports.

Omundson will play King Richard, an evil ruler who stole the one true love of Prince Galavant (Joshua Sasse). But during Galavant's quest of revenge, he's shocked to learn his love Madalena (Mallory Jansen) has decided she prefers Richard's wealth and power to Galavant's affection.

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The fairy-tale comedy is written by Dan Fogelman with Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken writing the music. Production on the single-camera pilot will begin shortly in London.