by: Sammy Mink
DirecTV has rounded up an impressive cast for the second season of FULL CIRCLE. Among those cast are Terry O’Quinn, Rita Wilson, Brittany Snow, Patrick Fugit, Eric McCormack, Stacy Keach, Chris Bauer, David Koechner, Calista Flockhart, and Kate Burton. The drama series follows two different characters each episode, focusing on their relationship. One of them returns with another character in the following episode to reveal a whole new aspect of the story. The first season starred David Boreanaz, Tom Felton, and Kate Walsh, among others.
In season two, O’Quinn will play Jimmy Parerra, a Chicago police officer who blew the whistle on police corruption in Chicago, which led to the imprisonment of his father-in-law, played by Keach. Bauer has been cast as Jimmy’s ex-partner, Richie, while Wilson will play Jimmy’s ex-wife, Shelly. Snow and Fugit will play Jimmy’s daughter and son, respectively. Koechner has been cast as Fugit’s cop parnter, with Flockhart as the new face of the mob. McCormack is the FBI agent in charge of the investigation with Burton’s Vera as his boss.
Much of the cast are veteran TV actors – O’Quinn played John Locke on Lost, Wilson had a chracter arc on The Good Wife, and McCormack was co-lead with Debra Messing on Will & Grace. Of course, Flockhart got her start as the lead on Ally McBeal before going on to her role on Brothers & Sisters, while Koechner is known for his role as Packer on The Office and Burton has appeared both on Scandal and Grey’s Anatomy.
O’Quinn is repped by LBI Entertainment; Wilson is repped by CAA and Alissa Vradenburg; Snow is with ICM; Fugit is repped by Gersh and Levin/Brown Management; McCormack is with ICM and Coronel Group; Keach is with Diamond Management and Binder & Associates; Koechner is repped by CAA and Brillstein Entertainment; Flockhart is repped by Gersh and Industry Entertainment; Burton is repped by Gersh and Principal Entertainment.