Tina Majorino – known to some as the child actress from “Andre” and “Waterworld”, though better known as the love interest from “Napoleon Dynamite” – has been cast in a recurring role on TRUE BLOOD. In the upcoming fifth season, Majorino will play a member of the Vampire Authority’s support staff, with her first episode airing June 24th. Majorino previously appeared on “Veronica Mars” and is currently appearing on “Bones”.
Emma Stone, star of “Easy A”, “The Help” and the much-anticipated “The Amazing Spider-Man”, will make be making a guest appearance on the hit pre-teen show ICARLY. Stone will play an “iCarly” fan who runs into the gang.
Drama pilot LA NOIR, which sprung from the creative loins of Frank Darabont, is looking to add “Hung” star Thomas Jane to the cast. If TNT decides to order the series, Jane would play the role of mobster Bugsy Siegel. Darabont, previously a showrunner on “The Walking Dead”, based the pilot on John Buntin’s book “L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America’s Most Seductive City”, detailing the lengthy struggle between the LAPD and the old-timey gangsters of Los Angeles. The show will star Jon Bernthal, formerly of “Walking Dead”, as LAPD cop Joe Teague.