SUPERSTAR Demi Lovato took on a starring role for the television show, Hungry, but was replaced by another actress.
However, Demi will still executive produce the upcoming TV program alongside their manager Scooter Braun – but news of the cast shake-up made headlines.
Who is replacing Demi Lovato in the comedy pilot Hungry?
News of Hungry's production first broke in January of 2021, it was announced that NBC sent the order for the pilot's filming.
The show's pilot is penned by Hot in Cleveland Screenwriter, Suzanne Martin, and James Burrows – who directed Cheers and Friends.
Hungry's cast consisted of Demi Lovato, Valerie Bertinelli, Gabriel Iglesias, and Ryan McPartlin.
On March 6, 2022, headlines surfaced that stated Demi will no longer play the program's lead.
Instead, Modern Family star Ariel Winter will play the pilot's lead and Demi will serve as an executive producer behind the scenes.
Ariel, not Demi, is set to star as Teddy, a food stylist who belongs to a food issues group where all the friends and members of the group attempt to help each other find balance with success, dating, and dieting.
The singer stepped down from the on-screen cast due to other work obligations not related to Hungry.
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What is Demi Lovato's net worth?
Demi Lovato rose to prominence for their starring roles on various Disney Channel television films and shows.
After the actress' Disney stint, they went on to have a successful pop music career.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Demi's fortune is at an estimated amount of $40 million.
The singer's recognizable songs include Skyscraper, Heart Attack, Sorry Not Sorry, Cool For the Summer, and Confident.
What is Ariel Winter's net worth?
Similar to Demi, Ariel Winter achieved fame for her roles across network television.
Ariel's credits include Modern Family, ER, Sofia the First, and Smurfs: The Lost Village.
Celebrity Net Worth lists her riches to be at an estimated $12 million.
For her work on Modern Family, Ariel and her castmates won the Screen Actors' Guild award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series on four different occasions.
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