Author Archives: Boyles Lori

Dichen Lachman cast as “Roulette” on “Supergirl”

Dichen Lachman cast as “Roulette” on “Supergirl”

Dichen Lachman, who played Anya on The 100 and Jiaying on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., will be coming to National City in the role of Roulette, a supervillain who operates a metahuman fight club.

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Barb Takes Hollywood: ‘Stranger Things’ Breakout Meets Casting Directors and Lands a Movie

Barb Takes Hollywood: ‘Stranger Things’ Breakout Meets Casting Directors and Lands a Movie
The 19-year-old Atlanta-area native, who made her debut as the fan-favorite character on Netflix’s sci-fi hit, recently flew to L.A. for a week of meetings with top execs and has already landed a minor role in Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Life of the Party.’

Stranger Things creators Matt and Ross Duffer have promised “justice for Barb” in season two of Netflix’s recently renewed breakout hit, but the actress who plays bespectacled high-schooler Barbara Holland is already finding justice in her career.

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Matt Letcher joins DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and back on The Flash

Matt Letcher joins DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and back on The Flash

Matt Letscher will be spending a lot of time in that Reverse-Flash suit this fall, having joined The CW’s Legends of Tomorrow as a series regular while also playing a role in The Flash‘s Flashpoint arc.

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Tara Buck Joins Ray Donovan

Tara Buck Joins Ray Donovan

True Blood alumna Tara Buck has booked a recurring role on the fourth season of Showtime drama series Ray Donovan. Buck will play Maureen Dougherty, a no-nonsense patrol cop.

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Amy Acker Guest Starring on MacGyver

Amy Acker Guest Starring on MacGyver

Amy Acker will play a person of interest when CBS’ MacGyver reboot premieres this fall.

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Lucifer Ups Tricia Helfer to Regular as the Mother From Hell

Lucifer Ups Tricia Helfer to Regular as the Mother From Hell

Tricia Helfer apparently made a mother of a first impression on Lucifer producers: Just weeks after she was first cast as the mother of Tom Ellis’ titular devil and D.B. Woodside’s Amenadiel, the actress has already been promoted to a full-fledged series regular

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Tricia Helfer joins cast of Lucifer

Tricia Helfer joins cast of Lucifer

The Battlestar Galactica actress is joining Season 2 of Lucifer as the mother of Tom Ellis’ titular devil and D.B. Woodside’s Amenadiel. The Fox drama teed up the character’s introduction in April’s Season 1 finale.

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Ioan Gruffudd Joins the Cast of UnReal

Ioan Gruffudd Joins the Cast of UnReal

Ioan Gruffudd has been cast in the second season of “UnReal.” The “Forever” and “Fantastic Four” alum will play a tech billionaire by the name of John Booth, who sets his sights on Quinn King (Constance Zimmer).

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Katrina Law Joins Cast Of CBS Drama Pilot ‘Training Day’

Katrina Law Joins Cast Of CBS Drama Pilot ‘Training Day’

Katrina Law (Arrow) has been cast opposite Bill Paxton in CBS’ drama pilot Training Day, a present-day reimagining of Antoine Fuqua’s acclaimed 2001 feature.

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Merrin Dungey Joins ABC’s Conviction Drama Pilot

Merrin Dungey Joins ABC’s Conviction Drama Pilot

Alias and Once Upon a Time vet Merrin Dungey has landed a supporting role in Conviction, ABC’s legal drama pilot starring Agent Carter‘s Hayley Atwell.

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