Hilarie Burton Books Recurring Role in Midseason Drama ‘Council of Dads’

Hilarie Burton Books Recurring Role in Midseason Drama 'Council of Dads'

Hilarie Burton is heading back to TV!

The 37-year-old One Tree Hill actress has booked a recurring role in the upcoming NBC drama series Council of Dads, Deadline reports.

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Here’s the show’s synopsis: “Inspired by Bruce Feiler’s best-selling memoir The Council of Dads: My Daughters, My Illness and the Men Who Could Be Me, the series tells the story of Scott and his family, whose lives are thrown into upheaval when he gets a potentially terminal diagnosis. Facing his mortality, he and his wife assemble a unique group of carefully chosen friends to support his family and guide them through the ups and downs of life’s many challenges.”

Hilarie will play Margot, a funny, intelligent foodie who is an executive manager at the Gladwell Restaurant Group.

Council of Dads is set to premiere on NBC in March 2020.