Irish actress Sarah Bolger is for the role of Sleeping Beauty and the sophomore season of the fantasy-drama ONCE UPON A TIME. Bolger starred in Showtime’s “The Tudors” and in the 2002 feature “In America,” which earned her a Spirit Award nomination. “Once Upon a Time” was last season’s highest rated new series.
“7th Heaven” veteran Barry Watson is set to join the sixth and final season of GOSSIP GIRL. Watson is set as a romantic interest for Blake Lively‘s unlucky-in-love alter ego. Watson’s recent credits include portraying the title character in ABC’s “What About Brian” and co-starring as Christina Applegate’s on-again, off-again boyfriend in ABC’s “Samantha Who?”
“Call Me Maybe” sensation Carly Rae Jepsen has landed a guest-satrring role on the season five premiere of 90210. Jepsen will play herself on the episode and will sing a new song off her upcoming album.
Luka Jones has been added as a series regular in the sophomore sitcom UP ALL NIGHT, where he will play Christina Appelgate’s brother, who is described as a laid back recently divorced dad with a young son. The series also co-stars Will Arnnett.
Wass Stevens has joined HOUSE OF CARDS in the recurring role as Paul Capra, who runs the shipyard workers’ association. David Fincher is directing the pilot and serves as executive producer. The project is based on the BBC miniseries and will star Kevin Spacey.
Aaron Douglas has joined HEMLOCK GROVE as Sheriff Sworn, the local lawman investigating a young girl’s gruesome murder in a Pennsylvania steel town. Based on the Brian McGreevy novel, the pilot will be directed by Eli Roth and star Famke Janssen and Dougray Scott.