Category Archives: Casting News

Danny Pino Set To Star In MAYANS MC

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Danny Pino (Law and Order SVU) has nabbed a starring role in Mayans MC a pilot spinoff from Sons of Anarchy. Mayans MC is looking at a second pilot after the first one shot was scrapped, leading to a number of casting changes and a roles being added to the drama. Pino’s character, Miguel Galinda, […]

Vanessa Hudgens Joins Comedy SECOND ACT

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Vanessa Hudgens is set to join Jennifer Lopez in romantic comedy Second Act. Lopez will play a big-box store employee who reinvents her life and her lifestyle, and gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as a college degree. Hudgens will play a young executive at a consumer […]

Astronaut Drama FIRST MAN Casts Cory Michael Smith

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Corey Michael Smith is set to star in First Man an upcoming astronaut drama from Universal. Smith will play astronaut Roger Chaffee, Chaffee was one of the astronauts in the Apollo program serving as capsule communicator for the Gemini 3 & Gemini 4 missions. In 1967, he died in a fire along with fellow astronauts Virgil (Gus) Grissom and Edward H. White II during […]

ALL ABOUT NINA Casts Mary Elizabeth Winstead & Common As Stars

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All About Nina described as a semi-autobiographical dark comedy has Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Common as its stars. The film follows Nina Geld (Winstead), a bracingly funny and blisteringly provocative stand-up comedian whose career is taking off, but whose personal life is a near-complete disaster. To escape a difficult ex and to prepare for a prospectively […]

THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT Casts Michael Mando

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Michael Mando (Better Call Saul) has joined drama The Hummingbird Project from director Kim Nguyen. The film follows New York native cousin, Vincent and Anton, who are players in the high-stakes game of High Frequency Trading, with a dream to build a fiber-optic cable straight between Kansas and New Jersey, making them millions. Mando join a […]

Daniel Bonjour Set To Guest IZOMBIE

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Daniel Bonjour (Walking Dead) is set to guest star in an upcoming episode of iZombie. Bonjour will play Levon, a documentary film maker covering the fallout of the season three finale of the CW drama. At the close of last June’s finale, Chase Graves revealed the truth to the world about zombies, assuring the human […]

Dunkirk Actor Aneurin Barnard Joins ‘The Goldfinch’

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Variety reported, Dunkirk actor Aneurin Barnard has joined the cast of “The Goldfinch.” Barnard will play Boris, one of the key characters. He’s joining Ansel Elgort who’s playing the lead role. John Crowley is attached to direct. The Goldfinch is the Pulitzer-winning book of Donna Tartt. Warner Bros. is set to distribute the film in theaters worldwide.

Rockmond Dunbar, Aisha Hinds & more join ‘9-1-1’

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Ryan Murphy’s 9-1-1 adds Oliver Stark, Aisha Hinds, Kenneth Choi and Rockmond Dunbar to the cast! Ryan Murphy’s upcoming Fox drama series “9-1-1” has added four new cast members. Oliver Stark, Aisha Hinds, Kenneth Choi, and Rockmond Dunbar have been cast in series regular roles. They join previously announced series stars Angela Bassett (who also executive produces), Connie Britton, […]

Liv Tyler joins ‘Harlots’

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Liv Tyler is joining the cast of Harlots! Liv Tyler (“The Leftovers”) will star in the upcoming season of “Harlots,” the ITV and Huluperiod drama. The show is set in the sex trade in 18th century Georgian London. Samantha Morton’s character, Margaret, is a family matriarch and brothel owner, and as season two opens her daughter […]

Peter Facinelli joins ‘S.W.A.T.’ in recurring role

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Peter Facinelli is joining S.W.A.T. in a recurring role! Peter Facinelli has been cast in new CBS drama series S.W.A.T. for what is expected to be a recurring role. Inspired by the 2003 film, S.W.A.T. centers on a locally born-and-bred SWAT sergeant (Shemar Moore) who’s torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he’s […]