Just days after announcing her exit from Grey’s Anatomy, Sarah Drew has landed the the role of Cagney in CBS’s Cagney & Lacey reboot. Michelle Hurd has nabbed the role of Lacey. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.
Set twenty years after the death of Dr. Victor Frankenstein (and the events depicted in Mary Shelley’s novel), THE LAST FRANKENSTEIN follows Ernest Frankenstein, Victor’s youngest brother and the only surviving member of the Frankenstein Family, as he embarks on a dangerous quest to find his brother’s journal before it falls into the wrong hands.
After several years away from television, Mad Men alum Vincent Kartheiser is back and set to star opposite Rachelle Lefevre in an untitled legal drama from Empire creator Danny Strong. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.
Justin Rhodes, writer of the Terminator reboot, will adapt Christian Cantrell’s self-published 2010 short story about a CIA analyst trying to solve a series of seemingly random murders.
A week before potentially winning his first Oscar, the prolific character actor takes on a voice role in the Katherine Applegate adaptation already starring Angelina Jolie.
Diaz will play Mel, one of the three sisters who is described as a passionate, outspoken activist who loses her way in the wake of a family tragedy.
Season 3 will tell the story of a macabre crime in the heart of the Ozarks, and a mystery that deepens over decades and plays out in three separate time periods.
When a bomb squad veteran finds herself trapped in a room rigged with ticking explosives while simultaneously stuck in the body of the cop that called in the threat she has to defuse the bomb, escape the room and make it back to headquarters to return to her own body before it is too late.
The Josh WIlliamson/Andrei Bressan fantasy-adventure comic is the third from Skybound Entertainment to be commissioned as a feature under its first look deal with Universal.
The Sarah Burgess comedy follows a private-equity manager (Vance) and his government-appointed compliance monitor (Parker).
Detroit star Hannah Murray and Imposters actress Marianne Rendón are in talks to play Manson’s followers Leslie Van Houten and Susan Atkins, respectively.
The black-ish and Mudbound stars join the cast for the update to Gordon Parks Jr.’s classic 1972 crime-thriller, starring Ron O’Neal and Carl Lee.
The up-and-coming actor will star as SLA leader “Cin” opposite Elle Fanning’s Patty Hearst, the two working together for the second time after appearing together in the indie Sydney Hall.
Catherine Keener is joining Jim Carrey in Showtime comedy Kidding, from director and executive producer Michel Gondry.
Michele Weaver and Will Catlett have been cast in the dramedy series from husband and wife producing partners Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, based on their own experiences.
Oscar-nominated actor Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea) plays the title character in the film, which is written and directed by his father, Peter Hedges.
Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castañeda, Robert Sheehan and Aidan Gallagher are joining Ellen Page in the adaptation of Gerard Way’s beloved comic book.
Billy Baldwin and Callie Hernandez have also joined the cast of Amazon’s LA-set drama series along with Nell Tiger Free (Game of Thrones), Augusto Aguilera (The Predator), Babs Olusanmokun (The Defenders) and Cristina Rodlo .
Netflix is back in business with the writer-director of The Meyerowitz Stories, who has also cast Emmy winner Merritt Wever (Nurse Jackie) in his next film.
Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell and Huck Milner are back as the Parr family, aka Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Violet and Dash, while Samuel L. Jackson is slated to return as Frozone.
The light procedural very much mirrors the EPs’ former series, about a cop who’s tasked with teaming up with a non-professional to solve crimes.
The premium cable network rounds out the cast of its Stephanie Danler adaptation opposite Ella Purnell in the lead role.
Matt Ryan will reprise his role from the canceled NBC drama and CW Seed animated series in two episodes.
The actor will play Joseph A. Walker, the seventh man in space, in the Neil Armstrong biopic from the Oscar-winning “La La Land” filmmaker, scheduled for Oct 12. 2018.