In ABC‘s new series Forever, New York medical examiner Dr. Henry Morgan has been alive for 200 years and has no idea why. Former Mr. Fantastic Ioan Gruffudd plays Morgan and he is joined on his search for answers by his best friend Abe (Judd Hirsh) and his partner Detective Jo Martinez (Alana De La Garza).Read More »
Laurie Holden‘s next employer is a real SOB — as in the Special Operations Bureau tactical unit soon to be introduced on TNT’s Major Crimes.
TVLine has learned that the Walking Dead alumna has landed the female guest-starring lead in Season 3′s seventh episode, which will introduce her as Ann McGinnis, the second in command of the LAPD’s “SOB” unit.
The O.C.’s Melinda Clarke has signed on guest star in two episodes in the third season of TNT’s Dallas.
Jamie Bamber is set to land in Rizzoli & Isles‘ crosshairs, with a multi-episode run on the TNT drama.
Orphan Black may as well be retitled Unsolved Mysteries, since the BBC America show is stuffed full of unanswered questions.
Like, how did the cloning experiment — which produced Sarah, Alison, Cosima, Helena, and others (all played by Tatiana Maslany) — get started? And just who was involved? And how does the DYAD Institute, a scientific corporation, figure into everything?
Maybe we’ll get some answers from Michelle Forbes, who plays Marion Bowles. The veteran actress — you’ve seen her in True Blood, Battlestar Galactica, and many, many other shows — is appearing in several episodes of this final stretch of Orphan Black Season 2, and her character, Marion, is a power player with deep ties.
Heroes for Hire congratulates Gwendoline on the new role!
Lucasfilm has announced that Gwendoline Christie — who joined Thrones early in Season 2 — will appear in the first film of the new Star Wars trilogy, as will Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave). “I could not be more excited about Lupita and Gwendoline joining the cast of Episode VII,” Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said in a statement. “It’s thrilling to see this extraordinarily talented ensemble taking shape.”
Tricia Helfer is returning to Syfy to star in the network’s upcoming six-hour event series Ascension.
The doctor is in — and she looks just like Supergirl! Helen Slater is heading to CBS’s The Young and the Restless as an OB/GYN named Dr. Chiverton.Read More »
Heroes for Hire congratulates Meaghan Rath on her new role!
She will recur as Aimee King, the sole deputy in the corrupt Kinaho Reservation Police Department in season 3 of the Cinemax hit show “Banshee”.
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“Game of Thrones” actress Gwendoline Christie is replacing actress Lily Rabe as the Commander Lyme character in Lionsgate’s “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.” Rabe was forced drop out due to a scheduling conflict with a previous commitment to perform in “Much Ado about Nothing” at Shakespeare in the Park.