Category Archives: Casting
Stand-up comedian Jon Rudnitsky will be the latest featured player to join the cast of Saturday Night Live when the iconic variety show returns to NBC for its 41st season.
Based upon the Jennifer Steil novel of the same name and inspired by her own experiences as the wife of a British ambassador to Yemen, the drama series follows the kidnapping of an American woman in the Middle East.
A round-up of this week’s pilot and series TV casting and sales!
Jeremy Sisto has been cast in ABC’s Wicked City, Emily Kinney has joined Masters of Sex, while Ron Livingston, Anna Camp, and Vincent Kartheiser are set to lead Nat Geo’s miniseries Saints & Strangers
Set in post WWII England, the series will showcase the efforts of Queen Elizabeth II and the Prime Ministers who together forged the war-torn country’s future in the aftermath. Lithgow will play Sir Winston Churchill and Smith will portray Philip Mountbatten.
The series centers on a family at the head of a controversial movement, grappling with the lives they live and the lives they desire, feeling the weight of their intertwined relationships. Paul will lead as Eddie Cleary, a recent convert to the movement who finds himself buckling with a crisis of faith.
He will reprise his role as Dr Mohinder Suresh. He will join Zachary Levi, Ryan Guzman, Jack Coleman and Masi Oka in the NBC limited series.
Kerry Washington is set to lead as Anita Hill, with Wendell Pierce as Clarence Thomas. Jeffrey Wright and Allison Wright have also joined the top notch cast.
He will join Zachary Levi, Ryan Guzman, Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh, Judith Shekoni and Heroes alums Jack Coleman, Masi Oka, Greg Grunberg and Jimmy Jean-Louis in the thirteen episode limited series, which is set to premiere in the fall.
They join Lady Gaga, Matt Bomer, Sarah Paulson, Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Chloe Sevigny, Wes Bentley, Angela Bassett and Cheyenne Jackson in the fifth season of the FX series.
He will join Zachary Levi, Ryan Guzman, Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh, Judith Shekoni and fellow Heroes alums Jack Coleman, Masi Oka and Jimmy Jean-Louis in the thirteen episode limited series, which is set to premiere in the fall.