ABC Family has added two more series regulars to its upcoming “Shadowhunters.” According to The Wrap Emeraude Toubia and Roberto Rosende have joined the drama, which is based on The Mortal Instruments book series from Cassandra Clare. The two actors join previously cast Dominic Sherwood.
The series will follows Clary Fray as she discovers and is forced into a whole new world on her eighteenth birthday. After her mother is kidnapped Clary discovers she comes from a long line of demon hunters called Shadowhunters and to find her mother the young girl must navigate this mysterious and very dangerous new world.
Toubia and Rosende will play Isabelle Lightwood and Simon Lewis respectively. Like Jace (Sherwood), Isabelle is a Shadowhunter. Equal parts beautiful and deadly, Isabelle’s weapon of choice happens to be a whip. Simon is Clary’s smart and funny best friend. The young man decides to jump into the world of Shadowhunters alongside his old friend also completely unaware of what is ahead.
ABC Family has not set an airdate yet, but the series is set to start production later this month.