Monday, January 5, 2015

Casting News - CBS to Air 'Scorpion' Following AFC Championship Game; 'Revenge' Promotes Elena Satine to Regular

Casting News - January 5, 2015

ABC's Revenge and CBS' Scorpion.

  • The broadcast network is hoping to boost the drama's performance by scheduling a new episode behind the NFL's AFC Championship game (typically the second highest rated event of the year, behind only the Super Bowl) on Sunday, January 18 at 10/9c. The episode will feature team Scorpion trying to jog the memory of an injured former Secret Service agent (David James Elliott) who is their only hope of preventing weapons of mass destruction being launched from a secret U.S. nuclear silo.
  • Elena Satine has been promoted to series regular on the fourth season of the hit drama. She joined the show at the start of its third season as Louise Ellis, the black sheep of a wealthy Southern family who first befriended Victoria (Madeleine Stowe), then seduced Daniel (Josh Bowman) and has now teamed up with Nolan (Gabriel Mann).