Former ‘AMC’ and ‘GH’ Head Writer, Charles Pratt Jr., Joins ‘Twisted’ As Writer and Executive Producer

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On the heels of giving “” a back-order pick-up with all new episodes scheduled to premiere in January 2014, comes word that former “All My Children” and “” head writer, Charles Pratt, Jr., has been named executive producer and a writer of those upcoming episodes of the hit series. Pratt created and wrote for the recently canceled”.”

According to the cable network, the veteran producer and writer joins executive producers (“Gilmore Girls,” “Zombieland,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” “My Boys,” “Jane By Design”), (“Brothers & Sisters”) and (“Greek”), who also wrote the pilot of “Twisted,” in spearheading the drama.

The series stars (“Victorious”) as Danny Desai, Maddie Hasson (“The Finder”) as Jo Masterson, (“Prom”) as Lacey Porter, (“Terriers”) as Tess Masterson, (“Treme,” “Gossip Girl”) as Kyle Masterson, as Rico and (“Two and a Half Men”) as Karen Desai.

“Twisted” airs Tuesdays at 9:00 PM ET/PT on ABC Family.