Joey McIntyre show moves forward with casting

Casting continues for Joey McIntyre’s upcoming CBS comedy “The McCar-thys.” Deadline.com reports that Laurie Metcalf, best known for “Roseanne” and “The Big Bang Theory,” will join the show, which stars locally bred McIntyre as a member of a sports-loving Boston family whose gay son wants to spend less time with relatives. McIntyre, best known as a New Kid on the Block, has a long acting-comedy résumé that includes “The Heat” and those Boston “Mad Men” parody videos, “MA Men.”

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