Stand-up comic from SC will be in NBC remake of TV series ‘Coach’

Pam Stone is going to Hollywood.

Stone, a popular columunist for The (Spartanburg) Herald-Journal, author and stand-up comic, has been cast in NBC’s reboot of “Coach,” which will once again star Craig T. Nelson as coach Hayden Fox.

The original series, which aired from 1989 to 1997, also starred Jerry Van Dyke as Luther, Shelley Fabares as Christine, and Bill Fagerbakke as Dauber.

Stone co-starred in the original television series for seven seasons as the character, Judy Watkins. 

NBC has ordered 13 episodes of the sequel to the popular ABC comedy.