Tuesday, August 21, 2012

TV News - 'The Walking Dead,' 'CSI: NY,' 'Hawaii Five-0,' 'Partners,' 'Arrow' & 'The Goodwin Games'

        Tuesday, August 21 - Today's casting updates include new roles and upcoming guest stars on CBS' Hawaii Five-0, Partners and CSI: NY; The CW's Arrow; FOX's The Goodwin Games; and AMC's The Walking Dead.

Dallas Roberts (The Good Wife, Rubicon) will appear on the upcoming third season of AMC's The Walking Dead. He will play Milton, the Governor's (David Morrissey) smart and resourceful right-hand man.

Neal McDonough (Justified) will guest in the fourth episode of CBS' CSI: NY's ninth season. He will play Senator Gordon Hamilton, who is injured during a shootout at a campaign rally he is speaking at.

Terrence Howard (Law & Order: LA) has booked a role on an upcoming episode of CBS' Hawaii Five-0. The episode is slated to air in early October and will feature flashbacks to Danny's (Scott Caan) life as a cop in New Jersey. Howard will also play a cop who constantly butts heads with Danny.

Jillian Bell (Workaholics, Worst Week) will recur on CBS' new comedy, Partners. She will play Renata, Ali's (Sophia Bush) second cousin who also works at her jewelry and is a nervous and personal wreck.

Jessica De Gouw (Underbelly) has landed a multi-episode arc on The CW's Arrow as Helena Bertinelli aka crime-fighter The Huntress. In this drama's version of the character, she is the daughter of a crime boss who takes vigilante justice into her own hands to average her family's murder. Her quest causes her to bump into Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) and she may in turn become a new love interest for him. De Gouw will first appear in episode 6.

Janina Gavankar (True Blood) will recur on FOX's midseason comedy, The Goodwin Games. She will play Hannah, Jimmy's (TJ Miller) ex-girlfriend and mother of his child.