TV Pilot & Series Casting (09.26.14)

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ABC

has booked a recurring role on , the “retro” family comedy from Adam F. Goldberg set in the 1980s. He is set to play “Naked Rob,” an average guy who just likes to get naked. Munck is repped by and .

is joining MARVEL’S AGENT CARTER. The series stars Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter, who, while working for the covert Strategic Scientific Reserve, must also balance doing administrative support and going on secret missions for Howard Stark. Whigham will play SSR Chief Roger Dooley, who oversees Agent Carter. He is repped by and LA.

AMC

has landed the lead role in the new geopolitical drama , which centers around Western diplomats and journalists living in Afghanistan. Peper will play Jon Liston, a war junkie who has spent the last ten years living in Kabul with a front-row seat to the carnage. He is repped by and Partners.

and will also co-star in . She has been cast as Lizzie Ghaffari, the new deputy political counselor at the U.S. embassy in Kabul. Mason is repped by Gersh and . Pence will play Tommie Pierson, a reporter with the New York Times and ex-pat living in Kabul. He is repped by ICM and .

has found a role on the upcoming fifth season of . The young actor joins previous new additions to the cast of the acclaimed zombie drama, including Danai Gurira, Chad Coleman, and Lawrence Gilliard Jr. Williams is repped by Osbrink Talent Agency and .

BBC

has been cast in , the thriller spy drama written by Tom Rob Smith. The five-part series is also a love story showing the romance between two gay men in London. Whishaw will play Danny, who falls in love with Alex, but when Alex disappear, Danny is ill-prepared to track him down. Whishaw is repped by and .

will be guest starring on the upcoming DOCTOR WHO Christmas special. Nathan McMullen and Michael Troughton, who who played the second Doctor in the 1960s, will also guest star. Frost is repped by and , McMullen is repped by , and Troughton is repped by .

CBS

“SNL” alum will guest star on , the comedy about a divorced reporter who, looking forward to the single life, finds that his parents’ marital problems derail his plans. Shannon will play Miss Pam, the nemesis of Margo Martindale’s character, Carol Miller. She is repped by and .

Cinemax

has signed on to star in and executive produce . The drama series from Endemol Studios and Christina Wayne centers on a frontier preacher whose only child is abducted by the Harpe brothers, the first documented serial killers in the U.S. Pepper is repped by .

has been tapped for a role on STRIKE BACK, the drama about “Section 20,” a secretive unit of British military intelligence. A team of special operations personnel conduct several high risk missions throughout the globe. Yeoh is repped by and . also joins the series. He is repped by and .

Crackle

, , and Sam Huntington will star in the Jeremy Renner-executive produced TV movie . The cyber thriller centers on a notorious hacker who is captured by the CIA and is given the option of spending the rest of her life in prison or work for the CIA. Caan is repped by , Dillon is with ICM and Gallant Management, and Huntington is repped by and .

The CW

and have signed on to . The sci-fi drama from writer/co-exec producer Eoghan O’Donnell that follows the aftermath of a mysterious object crashes down to earth, resulting in the deaths of a group of seemingly unconnected strangers from the energy pulse, but who then awaken to learn that they have been deemed responsible for preventing the impending Apocalypse. Van will play Koa Lin, a grifter from the gritty back alleys of Hong Kong. She is repped by , , and . Littlefield will play Leland Schiller, a brilliant computer genius turned anarchist hacker. He is repped by Bold Management & Production.

FX

and have been cast in recurring roles on , FX’s drama about an old-school U.S. Marshal who gets reassigned from Miami to his childhood home in the poor, rural coal-mining towns in Eastern Kentucky. Elliott is set to play Markham, a legendary Kentucky gangster who returns from exile with a private army and bags of cash. Dillahunt has been cast as Walker, a Special Ops veteran who spent 10 years deployed in combat zones, first as a soldier and most recently as a private contractor. Elliott is repped by Gersh and . Dillahunt is repped by and

Fox

has signed on to recur on . The drama looks at the lives of a group of teenagers living in a hospital long-term. Kagasoff will play a sarcastic, intellectual bad boy named Hunter admitted to the hospital with a life-threatening illness. He is repped by Gersh and .

Musical legend is joining EMPIRE. She will play herself a role in a possibly recurring role. The drama stars Terrence Howard as a savvy music superstar who is about to take his company, Empire Entertainment, public. Knight is repped by and .

HBO

has been cast in , the new miniseries based on the book by Lisa Belkin about Nick Wasicsko, the youngest big-city mayor in the nation. Sauli is set to play Terry Zaleski, a state legislator elected mayor of Yonkers after Wasicsko leaves office. Sauli is repped by .

has been tapped for a recurring role in the fourth season of , HBO’s comedy starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as the Vice President of the US who finds out that the isn’t exactly what she’d thought it was going to be. Ennis is repped by and Underground.

NBC

has joined , a comedy from Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. He will star in a recurring guest arc opposite Ellie Kemper, who plays the lead. Campbell is repped by ICM and .

has signed on to play Tiger Lily in , the network’s live staging of J.M. Barrie’s beloved novel. Christopher Walken is already cast as Captain Hook and Allison Williams has claimed the title role.

has also been cast in She will play Wendy Darling in the live production opposite Jake Lucas and Christopher Walken. She is repped by Kazarian, , and .

is being courted to join , a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a telenovela show. The project, from Universal TV, will get a 13-episode order if she commits to star in the series and a pilot order if she doesn’t. Longoria is repped by and Partners.

Starz

has been tapped for BLUNT TALK. The comedy series comes from Seth MacFarlane and Jonathan Ames and follows around Walter Blunt, an infrequently sober but legendary British import intent on conquering the world of American cable news. Weaver will play Rosalie Winter, Blunt’s straight-talking, tough and motherthly producer/manager who helps guide him along. She is repped by ICM and .

will play the lead in Steven Soderbergh’s . The 13-part anthology series is based on Soderbergh’s 2009 film and explores the relationships of the most exclusive courtesans who provide their clients with far more than just sex. She is repped by and

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