Thursday, September 25, 2014

Casting News - The Pontiac Bandit Strikes Again on 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'; 'Outlander' to Return in April; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - September 25, 2014

BBC America's Tatau; CBS' The Millers; FOX's Brooklyn Nine-Nine; and Starz's Outlander.

  • Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon will appear on an upcoming episode of the comedy's second season. She will play Miss Pam, a longtime nemesis to Carol (Margo Martindale) who beat out Carol for the principal job back when she was a teacher.
  • Ahead of its midseason finale on Saturday, the premium cable network has announced that the hit drama will return with the remaining eight episodes of its first season on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9/8c.
  • Joe Layton (New Worlds) and Theo Barklem-Biggs (Silk) have been cast in the leading roles on the upcoming drama series. They will play Kyle and Budgie, two friends from London that set off to travel the world but uncover a supernatural conspiracy whilst in the Cook islands that deepens into a world of Maori myths, symbols, hallucinatory visions and the full meaning of Kyle's tattoo.
  • Also joining the cast today are Barry Atsma, Shushila Takao, Cian Elyse White, Tai Berdinner-Blades, Temuera Morrison, Alex Tarrant, Rawiri Jobe, Kirk Torrance and Rangimoana Taylor.
  • Craig Robinson will reprise his role as the Pontiac Bandit during the Christmas episode of the comedy's second season. In the episode, Jake (Andy Samberg) reluctantly joins forces with the criminal in order to take down a drug kingpin.