Category Archives: Casting News

Chai Hansen Joins SHADOWHUNTERS Season 3

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Freeform’s YA adaption hit Shadowhunters has cast Chai Hansen (The 100) in a recurring role. Hansen is set to play Jordan Kyle, who befriends Simon while harboring a dark secret. The character is present in the books so some of you might have an inkling to what he’s hiding. What we all know is that Shadowhunters […]

Syfy Greenlights Fantasy Series THE OUTPOST

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Syfy has greenlit a new fantasy show from stargate alums Dean Devlin and Jonathan Glassner. The Outpost will star Jessica Green (“Ash vs. Evil Dead”) as Talon, the lone survivor of a race called the Blackbloods. After her village is destroyed by mercenaries, she sets out to find the killers of her family, discovering along the […]

Bethany Joy Lenz To Guest Star On GREY’S ANATOMY

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We now know a great deal about the role One Tree Hill star Bethany Joy Lenz is set to play when she appears on ABC mainstay Grey’s Anatomy. Lenz will be playing Jenny the new fiancee of Jo’s abusive husband (Glee‘s Matthew Morrison) in the midseason premiere coming this Thursday titled “1-800-799-7233” . Grey’s Anatomy arguably made […]

THE WALKING DEAD Renewed For Season 9

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The Walking Dead is set to for a season 9 renewal along with a significant shakeup of the show. Angela Kang, who has been with the series as a writer and co-exec producer since 2011, will take over as showrunner. She replaces Scott Gimple, who will now oversee both The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead in his […]

Marisa Tomei Set To Guest Star On THE HANDMAID’S TALE

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Marisa Tomei (Spider-Man: Homecoming) is set to make a guest appearance on Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale during season two. The news came from the Television Critics Association winter press tour and was revealed by Bruce Miller series creator. Tomei is set to appear in the second episode of season two which takes the show to a […]

George Clooney to Direct and Star in Hulu’s Catch-22

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Deadline reported, George Clooney will direct and star in the adaptation of Catch-22 by American author Joseph Heller. Hulu will premiere the six-episode series. Written by Luke Davies and David Michôd, Grant Heslov will also direct from  Anonymous Content and Paramount Television. You can read the full details of the news below: Clooney and Heslov executive produce via Smokehouse Pictures alongside Davies […]

David Oyelowo, Dominic West, and Lily Colins to Star in BBC ‘Les Miserables’

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Variety reported, David Oyelowo, Dominic West, and Lily Colins are set to star in an upcoming BBC mini-series adaptation of ‘Les Miserables.’ West will play Jean Valjean while Oyelowo will assume the role of Inspector Javert. In addition, Collins will play Fantine.  You can read the full details of the adaptation below: The six-part adaptation of “Les […]

Carice Van Houten joins ‘The Glass Room’

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Carice Van Houten joins The Glass Room! Carice Van Houten, who plays Lady Melisandre, the Red Priestess, in “Game of Thrones,” will star in “The Glass Room,” an adaptation of Simon Mawer’s novel, a finalist for the Man Booker Prize. The Dutch actress has also appeared in Paul Verhoeven’s “Black Book,” Bryan Singer’s “Valkyrie” opposite Tom […]

J.R. Cacia joins ‘Dynasty’

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J.R. Cacia is joining Dynasty in a recurring role! J.R. Cacia (Yellowstone) is set for a key recurring role on the CW’s Dynasty reboot. Cacia will play Rick Morales, an ambitious and principled political journalist whose focus is on breaking high-profile scandals. Rick’s latest story thrusts him into the Carringtons’ orbit, where he reunites with Cristal (Nathalie […]

Leonardo DiCaprio joins the untitled Charles Manson movie

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Leonardo DiCaprio is set to star in the untitled Charles Manson movie! After being courted for several months, Leonardo DiCaprio will star in Quentin Tarantino’s untitled Charles Manson movie, sources confirmed to Variety. DiCaprio will play an aging, out-of-work actor in the film. Margot Robbie, meanwhile, is being eyed for the role of Sharon Tate. […]