Thursday, July 10, 2014

Casting News - FOX Trims 'Glee' Final Season Episode Order; History Slots 'Houdini' Miniseries; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - July 10, 2014

CBS' CSI & Elementary; FOX's Glee; and History's Houdini.

  • The 4-hour miniseries starring Adrien Brody and Kristen Connolly will debut on Monday, September 1 at 9/8c.
  • Gina Gershon (Bound, Rescue Me) has booked a guest starring role on the drama's upcoming third season premiere. She will play Elana March, a socialite who Joan (Lucy Liu) believes is running a prominent drug cartel but is unable to prove it.
  • The broadcast network has unveiled that the sixth and final season of the musical dramedy will consist of only 13 episodes that should run uninterrupted in early 2015.
  • Franklin and Bash star Mark-Paul Gosselaar has booked a guest starring role on the fifteenth season of the drama. He will play twins Jared Briscoe and Paul Winthrop, one of whom is an unrepentant murderer about to be executed for his crimes and the other a real estate magnate who insists on his brother's innocence.