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.
“American Horror Story” and “Glee” executive producer Ryan Murphy is behind the series. Greenwood is set to portray Gil Garcetti, the Los Angeles district county prosecutor on the OJ Simpson trial.
Sam Raimi is returning direct the pilot episode of the ten episode season that follows the continuing horrific adventures of Ash Williams, as he fights the deadites that have been connected to him since the events of the original film.
Kim will star alongside Cuba Gooding Jr. as O.J. Simpson, John Travolta as Robert Shapiro, Courtney Vance as Johnny Cochran and David Schwimmer as Robert Kardashian.
The show is based on the cult classic comic book series by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon. The story follows Jesse Custer, a reverend in a small Texas town, who becomes merged with a supernatural entity that escaped from Heaven, birthed from both an angel and a demon.
Reeves escaped slavery during the Civil War, and extensively trained himself with a firearm. He went on to become one of the first black U.S. Deputy Marshals.
The series is based on Stephen King’s novel of the same title and stars James Franco as an English teacher that time travels back to 1958 and tries to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Pasquale will star alongside Cuba Gooding Jr. as O.J. Simpson and John Travolta as Robert Shapiro. The series is set to be based on the biographical book “The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson” by Jeffrey Toobin.