Austin Butler has been cast as the male lead in the CW pilot Carrie Diaries, reports Deadline. The project, based on Candace Bushnell’s novel, chronicles Carrie Bradshaw’s (AnnaSophia Robb) coming of age in the 1980s when she asks her first questions about love, sex, friendship and family while exploring the worlds of high school and Manhattan. Butler will play Sebastian Kydd a brooding heartthrob and ultimate insider who always plays the outsider. His presence at Carrie’s school will shake things up in a big way.

  • Anonymous

    so he’s leaving switched at birth???

  • l?veislouder

    “The Carrie Diaries” hasn’t even been picked up as a series yet, so no, he’s not leaving anytime soon.

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