Deadbeat star Tyler Labine has been tapped to join Alice Eve in HANNAH ROYCE’S QUESTIONABLE CHOICES. The half-hour centers on Hannah Royce, who has made some interesting choices throughout her life – namely, having three different kids with three different men – but all have led her to having a very unique, loving, blended family. Labine has been cast as Hannah’s first husband Barry, and is the father of her oldest child, Scarlett.
Boy Meets World alum Ben Savage has booked a recurring role on the second season of comedy STILL THE KING, which debuts its first season this summer. The project is about life’s unexpected detours on the road back to family. Billy Ray Cyrus stars as Vernon, fresh out of jail and determined to reclaim his position as a country music superstar while being present in the lives of his ex-girlfriend Debbie and daughter. Faced with the possibility of being a father to Debbie’s unborn child, Vernon must balance his desires for fame and family.
Savage is repped by Abrams Artists Agency.
Comedy series YOUNG AND HUNGRY has added Jose Moreno Brooks in a recurring role. The fifth season will center around Gabi and Josh trying to prove to everyone that they won’t let their feelings get in the way of their new arrangement and Sofia continues on the path to a career in journalism. Meanwhile, Josh faces an unexpected reunion with his estranged father.
Nikohl Boosheri has netted a recurring role opposite Aisha Tyler on THE BOLD TYPE. The show is inspired by the life of Joanna Coles, chief content officer of Hearst Magazines, The Bold Type reveals a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for the global women’s magazine Scarlet. Boosheri has been cast as Adena El-Amin, a photographer who recently moved to New York.
LOST IN SPACE has added Raza Jaffrey in a major recurring role. The remake of the 1965 series revolves around the Robinson family, who is forced to come together in a time of crisis. Stranded light years from their intended destination, they find themselves battling a strange, new, alien environment and also their own personal demons. Jaffrey has been cast as Victor, a career builder and politician.
Jacqueline Bisset, Stefan Kapicic, Jacqueline Antaramian, Liv Lisa Fries, Christiane Paul, Ingo Rademacher, and Marco Khan have boarded spy thriller COUNTERPART in recurring roles. The project is the story of Howard Silk, a lowly cog in a bureaucratic agency who discovers what the agency he works for is really guarding a crossing into a parallel dimension.
Bisset is repped by APA and Steve Kenis & Company in the UK.
Kapicic is repped by Industry Entertainment.
Antaramian is repped by Nicolosi & Company.
Fries is repped by Agentur Hahlweg.
Paul is repped by Players Agentur Management.
Rademaker is repped by Amsel Eisenstadt Frazier & Hinojosa Talent Agency, Grand View Management, and Tanguay Talent and Entertainment in the UK.
Khan is repped by Novy Talent Group and 323 Talent Management.
Emily J | TV Editor