Ken Leung is coming under the PERSON OF INTEREST watch for a guest-starring role later this fall. This would re-team the actor with fellow “Lost” star Michael Emerson. Emmy winner Margo Martindale (Justified) is also set to stop by the thriller that stars Jim Caviezel.
Actress Sarah Jones is wasting any time off the air, having recently starred in Fox’s cancelled drama “Alcatraz,” and will be making the move to VEGAS, a true story cops-vs.-gangsters tale set in the Nevada gambling haven during the 1960s. Dennis Quaid, Michael Chiklis, Jason O’Mara, and Carrie-Anne Moss also star.
“Battlestar Galactica” thesp Michael Trucco is stopping by HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, reprising his role as Robin’s crush from season six. The “Fairly Legal” star has signed on for several episodes, starting in the fall, on the long-running sitcom
Dean Geyer and Jacob Artist have been added to the cast of GLEE when it returns for a fourth season in the fall. Geyer, of “Australian Idol” and “Terra Nova,” will play a potention love interest for Rachel (Lea Michele) after she goes to college in New York. Artist is set to play the younger half-brother of Puck (Mark Salling) and is auditioning for the glee club. He has appeared on ABC Family’s “Melissa & Joey.”
David Walton, who recently starred on NBC’s failed sitcom “Bent,” is heading to NEW GIRL in the fall as a potential love interest fo Zooey Deschanel’s Jess. The comedian has also starred in “Happy Endings” and “Perfect Couples,” a short-lived rom-com also on the peacock. The half-hour laffer has also added “Reno 911!” star Niecy Nash and Leslie Mann of “Knocked Up” as a thieving hooker and party shot girl, respectively.
Adam Baldwin will appear in a three-episode arc on LAW & ORDER: SVU for the procedural’s fourteenth season. The “Chuck” star will take the place of Dann Florek’s charcacter, who was accused of murder in the last season’s finale.
Laurence Fishburne is reportedly circling a role on the upcoming HANNIBAL series starring Mads Mikkelsen. The “CSI” thesp could play FBI agent Jack Crawford, who has been performed by Scott Glenn and Harvey Keitel in previous incarnations. Bryan Fuller’s show, which also stars Hugh Dancy, is set to premiere midseason.
“The Mindy Project” creator/star Mindy Kaling will reprise her role as Kelly Kapoor on THE OFFICE. She will appear in at least two episodes, one being the premiere, and reunites with all of the cast from last season, with the exception of James Spader.