Alan Dale has joined the CW’s “Dynasty” pilot, Variety has learned exclusively.
Dale’s casting marks an “O.C.” reunion of sorts — the “Dynasty” reboot hails from “The O.C.” creator Josh Schwartz, and Dale starred on the former teen series as the cunning billionaire Caleb Nichol.
On “Dynasty,” Dale will play the butler, Anders. The revival of the ’80s primetime soap follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children. The series will be told primarily through the perspectives of two women at odds: Fallon Carrington, daughter of billionaire Blake Carrington, and her soon-to-be stepmother, Cristal, a Hispanic woman marrying into this WASP family and America’s most powerful class.