Saturday, October 18, 2014

Casting News - Catalina Sandino Moreno to Recur on 'Falling Skies'; 'Sons of Anarchy' Alum Joins 'Bates Motel'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - October 18, 2014

A&E's Bates Motel; NBC's Hannibal; TNT's Falling Skies; and USA's Complications.

  • Catalina Sandino Moreno (Maria Full of Grace) has been cast in a major recurring role on the fifth and final season of the hit drama. She will play Isabella, a leftist-leaning academic prior to the invasion, but now on the run and seeking sanctuary, she is a realist and canny survivor who poses as a nurse in order to win John's (Colin Cunningham) approval and trust.
  • Tao Okamoto (The Wolverine) has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. She will play Lady Murasaki, who possesses an alluring and classical beauty with a dark secret.
  • Brent Sexton (The Killing) and Joseph Julian Soria (Fast & Furious) have landed recurring roles on the upcoming drama starring Jason O'Mara. Sexton will play Robert Holden, a rising star with the Atlanta Gang Task Force who isn't afraid to bend the rules. Soria will play Alvarez, a Superior Lieutenant of the Nortenos Locos and a man you simply don't mess with.
  • Ryan Hurst (Sons of Anarchy, King & Maxwell) has been tapped for a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. He will play Chuck Hogan, an ex-con who owns a motorcycle shop but gets his money running an illegal firearms business.