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Posted On December 9, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Television, TV Casting

TV: Austin Butler To Star on MTV’s ‘Shannara’

Looks like Sebastian Kydd is going places. “The Carrie Diaries” alum Austin Butler is moving on from The CW and has nabbed a starring role on MTV’s highly anticipated “Shannara.” The series, based on Terry Brooks’ fantasy series, centers on a family, the Shannaras, who live long after the end of civilization. Their desecendants have strong and ancient magic, which they have used in their adventures that have reshape the world’s on numerous occasions. Poppy Drayton and Aaron Jakubenko were previously been cast. The protagonist is Wil Ohmsford, played by Butler, who isRead More
Tatiana Maslany and the Clone Club are getting more company for Season 3. According to TVLine, Ksenia Solo is one of the actors being added to the cast of the upcoming season of BBC America’s sci-fi hit “Orphan Black.” She will play Shay, a holistic healer with a sense of humor. Making the character exponentially more interesting is her destiny as Cosima’s new friend. James Frain, Kyra Harper and Earl Pastko have also been cast. Ferdinand (Frain) is a well-educated “cleaner” who also is  “a powerful player in a secretive,Read More
Austin Butler is the latest actor to join “Arrow” as a love interest for young Thea Queen (Willa Holland) according to TVLine. Butler’s recurring character is named Chase. He is a very skilled DJ who catches Thea’s eye. She hires him to work at her club, but she may have trouble keeping things professional. The length of his arc has not been revealed, but the character will be introduced in the seventh episode of the upcoming season. This casting fills out more of what Thea’s new life will be like. AtRead More
The cast of Lifetime’s pilot “Unreal,” starring Shiri Appleby, keeps getting more unreal in size. THR reveals today that “Jericho” co-star Ashley Scott is joining recently announced actresses Nathalie Kelley and Johanna Braddy on the drama from Sarah Gertrude Shapiro and Marti Noxon. But judging by the first photo below, “The Vampire Diaries” actress Arielle Kebbel has also joined the cast. “Unreal” goes behind-the-scenes of a hit competition dating series and follows a staffer named Rachel (Appleby) whose sole job is to manipulate all the contestants so she can get the footage her producers demand.Read More
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Pre-production appears to be moving right along for “The X-Files” creator Chris Carter’s return to television, “The After,” as the new pilot has cast Arielle Kebbel and newcomer Jaina Lee Ortiz, along with Sharon Lawrence and Andrew Howard. According to Deadline, “The After,” from Amazon Studios, is set to take place at the moment of the apocalypse. Kebbel will play a sexy, professional woman named Tammy, and Ortiz will play a young police officer named Marly Gonzalez, while Lawrence and Howard will play a wealthy mysterious woman and a lewd sarcastic Irishman. This news also comesRead More
Britt Robertson has landed the lead role of Casey Newton in Brad Bird’s highly anticipated and highly secretive “Tomorrowland” after testing for the role against Naomi Scott, according to THR. Robertson now joins a cast that already includes George Clooney, Hugh Laurie and Raffey Cassidey. An earlier logline described the film thus: “A teenage girl, a genius middle-aged man (who was kicked out of Tomorrowland) and a pre-pubescent girl robot attempt to get to and unravel what happened to Tomorrowland, which exists in an alternative dimension, in order to saveRead More
TV starlets Britt Robertson and Naomi Scott have emerged as finalists for the highly coveted and potentially star-making lead role in Brad Bird’s secretive sci-fi actioner “Tomorrowland”, which already has George Clooney set to star, according to THR. Clooney lends the film star power but the lead role is that of Casey Newton, a rebellious teenager. After an extensive search that at one point included Shailene Woodley, relative unknowns Robertson and Scott emerged as the frontrunners and will undergo full hair, makeup and costume tests for the role in earlyRead More
“The Secret Circle” star Britt Robertson will take the lead role in indie coming of age drama “Undiscovered Gyrl”, according to Variety. Multi-hyphenate Allison Burnett will direct the film, which is based on his own 2009 novel of the same name and follows Robertson’s Katie Kampenfelt, a recent high school graduate who takes a year off before college to explore her new adult life and write a blog about it: “A funny, erotic and poignant record of a young soul in peril, her blog gives her readership a rare, voyeuristicRead More
The CW star Britt Robertson has joined the cast of indie “White Rabbit”, according to Deadline. “True Blood”‘s Sam Trammell and “The Descendants” scene-stealer Nick Krause play father and son in the psychological thriller about a former victim of bullying who seeks revenge. Written by Anthony Di Pietro and to be directed at the end of July in New Orleans by Tim McKann, “White Rabbit” revolves around an often bullied high school student (Krause), who begins to have visions of a white rabbit he killed when he was nine. “TheRead More
Those mourning the early cancellation of The CW’s “Life Unexpected” won’t have to go too long missing Britt Robertson, who played the precocious orphan Lux. In addition to already signing onto a new series for the network – Kevin Williamson’s “Secret Circle” – Robertson is also making a leap to the big screen, taking the lead in “The First Time”, the actress’s reps confirmed to us today. In addition, Variety also reports fellow up and comer Dylan O’Brien will be joining her in the project directed by Jonathan Kasdan fromRead More