Category Archives: Casting News

Sarah Wayne Callies, Kate Bosworth& Jason Ritter join ‘The Long Road Home’

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Sarah Wayne Callies, Kate Bosworth and Jason Ritter join The Long Road Home! NatGeo is filling the ranks of its new miniseries with some well-known names. Kate Bosworth (Blue Crush), Sarah Wayne Callies (Prison Break, The Walking Dead), Jason Ritter (Parenthood) and Jeremy Sisto (Law & Order) are among the actors who’ve signed on to The Long […]

Sofia Vergara, Karl Urban & Andy Garcia To Star In BENT

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Revenge thriller Bent has cast Sofia Vergara, Karl Urban and Andy Garcia as its stars. The film is directed and written by Bobby Moresco and tells the story of Danny Gallagher (Urban), a shamed and discredited narcotics detective who, upon his release from prison, makes plans to seek revenge on the accuser who framed him and killed his […]

Denise Richards & Mischa Barton Join Thriller THE TOYBOX

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The Toybox an upcoming thriller has cast Denise Richards (Twisted) and Mischa Barton (The OC) as stars. The Toybox follows a family who go on a cross-country trip across America and get stranded in the desert by a supernatural force that is slowly killing them off. Richards plays a mother stranded with her family in the […]

WESTWORLD Promotes Talulah Riley To Regular

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Westworld is set to promote Talulah Riley to series regular when the hit show returns for Season 2. Riley plays Angela who welcomes new guests to Westworld appeared in six of Season 1’s ten episodes. The HBO reboot reimagines and broadens the scope of the 1973 film and has proved a hit with an enthusiastic fandom […]

Kian Lawley and Anne Winters To Star in ‘Zac and Mia’ by A.J. Betts

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Deadline reported, AwesomenessTV gave the adaptation Zac and Mia the greenlight. Based on A.J. Betts’ YA novel, the book is about two teenagers who met in a in the hospital where they both are undergoing a treatment for cancer. Youtuber Kian Lawley has been tapped to play the male lead while Anne Winters will play the female lead.  […]

Carey Mulligan to Star in BBC’s Upcoming Mini Series ‘Collateral’

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Deadline reported, Carey Mulligan has been cast as the lead in BBC’s upcoming mini series Collateral. It’s set to be a four-part episode by David Hare. SJ Clarkson is set to direct while The Forge will direct. The project has been described as, “a modern day state of the nation project which takes place over four days.”

Brie Larson To Star In Biopic Victoria Woodhull

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Amazon Studios have cast Brie Larson to play Victoria Woodhull in a biopic of the first female presidential candidate. Woodhull was a suffragist who became the first woman to run and be nominated for President of the United States in 1872, more than 40 years before women had the right to vote. She was a […]

SUPERGIRL Promotes Katie McGrath To Series Regular

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With fans still reeling from the Musical crossover with The Flash CW’s Supergirl has announced Katie McGrath’s promotion to series regular for season three. McGrath plays Lena Luthor, Lex’s younger sister and the current head of L-Corp formerly Lex’s company who seeks to atone for the sins of her family. She is known for her roles in […]

Navy SEAL Drama Pilot To Star David Boreanaz

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David Boreanaz is set to star in a new CBS Pilot based around Navy SEALs replacing previous lead Jim Caviezel. The untitled drama follows the lives of the elite Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high-stakes missions our country can ask. Boreanaz will play Jason, the respected, committed leader of his […]

DYNASTY Pilot Casts Brianna Brown

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CW’s reboot of the beloved soap Dynasty has added Brianna Brown. Dynasty follows two of America’s wealthiest families, the Carringtons and the Colbys, as they feud for control over their fortune and their children. CW describe it as a racially diverse and modernised reboot. The show follows Fallon Carrington (Elizabeth Gillies) daughter of Blake Carrington […]