By Advocate.com Editors
Originally published on Advocate.com May 01 2002 12:00 AM ET
Just Jerry: Sean Hayes to play comedian Jerry Lewis
Variety reports that Sean Hayes, who won an Emmy for playing the flamboyantly gay Jack on Will & Grace, will star as Jerry Lewis in Martin & Lewis, an upcoming CBS TV movie from out executive producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. (Executive-producing with Storyline Entertainment's Zadan and Meron will be John Stamos and Columbia TriStar Domestic Television.) The film will focus on the tumultuous 10-year partnership of Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin. The producers are looking for an unknown to play Martin.