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TV PILOTS: NBC Greenlights Insurance Adjuster (Vanessa Hudgens) vs Superhero Comedy POWERLESS To Series

Image: Chris Large/NBC

POWERLESS -- Pilot -- Pictured: (l-r) -- (Photo by: Chris Large/NBC)

Ever wondered what it would be like to clean up after super heroes trash a town?

Update: Powerless the series will film in Los Angeles. And is set to premiere on Thursday, February 2nd, at 8:30 p.m. on NBC.

NBC greenlit the filmed-in-Vancouver DC Comics workplace comedy pilot Powerless to series today. What’s it about? Insurance claims adjuster Emily (Vanessa Hudgens) specializes in coverage against damage caused by super heroes.

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When she stands up to super hero Crimson Fox during her commute, Emily becomes a hero in her own right — if only to her co-workers at the insurance company.

Emily (Vanessa Hudgens) at the Marine Building in downtown Vancouver.

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Crimson Fox in downtown Vancouver.

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Danny Pudi, (Community) is Emily’s BFF and prankster Teddy; Alan Tudyk (Firefly/Suburgatory) is Emily’s new boss Del; and Christine Kirk (Manhattan) is superfan Jackie, who become’s Del’s personal assistant.

Written by Ben Queen and directed by Michael Patrick Jann, Powerless is a Warner Bros TV production.

At the NBC Upfront.

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