Hollywood Reporter, April 27, 2001
'Ellen' chalks up Mull amid flurry of pilot castings
Comedian Martin Mull has joined "Ellen, Again," the upcoming comedy
series for CBS from Artists Television Group. In "Ellen," which centers
on an urbanite (Ellen DeGeneres) who moves home after her dot-com business
fails, Mull will play Mr. Munn, DeGeneres' old economics teacher who still
teaches at her high school in Clark, La. Emily Rutherford also has
joined the cast, which includes Cloris Leachman and Jim Gaffigan.