Damon Wayans by Arnold Turner/ WireImage.com
has gained a wife in ABC's comedy pilot
Nicole Ari Parker
plays the better half of Wayans' character, a recovering alcoholic now trying to be a good husband and father.
is on board ABC's pilot
. He'll play a cop who keeps an eye on a family of criminals - led by a matriarch (
), whose husband has been jaled for five years. -