Thursday, February 26, 2015

Casting News - Ray Liotta & Drea de Matteo Join 'Shades of Blue'; 'black-ish' Books Raven-Symoné; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - February 26, 2015

ABC's black-ish; CBS' The Good Wife; FOX's Scream Queens; and NBC's Shades of Blue.

  • Raven-Symoné (That's So Raven) will appear on an upcoming episode of the hit comedy's first season. She will play Rhonda, Dre's (Anthony Anderson) gay sister, who is just as uncomfortable talking about her sexuality as Dre is. 
  • Diego Boneta (The Dovekeepers) and Glen Powell (The Expendables 3) have joined the cast of the upcoming horror-comedy anthology series. No details about their characters were immediately confirmed by the network.
  • Lily Rabe (American Horror Story, The Whispers) will reprise her role as Petra Moritz on an upcoming episode of the drama's sixth season. In the episode, she will be sitting down with Alicia (Julianna Margulies) for an interview.
  • Ray Liotta, Drea de Matteo, Vincent Laresca and Warren Kole will co-star opposite Jennifer Lopez on the upcoming drama. Liotta will play Lieutenant Bill Wozniak, the enigmatic and resourceful patriarch of the tight knit unit of corrupt cops, who steps outside the limitations of the law to protect his precinct. de Matteo will play Shirley Nazario, a tough, outspoken female cop who holds her own with the men in her crew but her brashness often covers her insecurities. Laresca will play Tony Espada, alternately the bulldog and the moral compass for his team. Kole will play Robert Staal, a relentlessly ambitious up-and-coming FBI agent desperate to make a name for himself.