Malin Akerman has been cast as the mother who abandoned Tessa (Jane Levy) and George (Jeremy Sisto) in SUBURGATORY. Akerman currently stars on Adult Swim’s “Children’s Hospital”, and has starred in the films “The Heartbreak Kid”, “Watchmen” and “Rock of Ages”. She is repped by WME and Sanders Armstrong Caserta Management.
Sprague Grayden and David Costabile have joined the cast of the AMC pilot LOW WINTER SUN. They will join the already cast Mark Strong (reprising his role from the 2006 British miniseries), Lennie James and James Ransone. Grayden was a regular on the cult series “Jericho”, had an arc in the seventh season of “24”, and starred in the last two installments of the “Paranormal Activity” film series. She is repped by AKA Talent Agency and Untitled Entertainment. Costabile has played recurring characters in “The Wire”, “Breaking Bad” and “Suits”. He is repped by Innovative Artists and Gartner/Green Entertainment.
Robert Sean Leonard and Gloria Reuben have both signed on to the sci-fi drama FALLING SKIES for five-episode arcs in the third season. Leonard will play Dr. Roger Kader, a scientist who lives underground with his pet rats and is nicknamed “The Rat King” by the children. Leonard starred in the medical drama “House” for the entire run, and is also known for playing student Neil Perry in “Dead Poets Society”. Reuben will play an aide to Tom Mason (Noah Wyle), whose knowledge and experience could prove very useful to him. Reuben starred on the hit series “ER” (also with Wyle) and was a regular on TNT’s courtroom drama “Raising the Bar”. Leonard is repped by WME and Brillstein Entertainment; Reuben is repped by APA and Principal Entertainment.