Ioan Gruffudd by Jon Furniss/ Ioan Gruffudd by Jon Furniss/

On the heels of Amy Smart ( Smith) scoring the lead in the CBS romantic drama pilot Mean to Be's, the Reporter says that Ioan Gruffudd - the Fantastic Four films' Reed "Stretch" Richards and no friend of spell-check - has also joined the cast.

Gruffudd will play Smart's "tour guide and mentor" as her deceased character is returned to Earth and assigned to help other people improve their lives.

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