Monday, March 16, 2015

Casting News - Matt Bomer & Cheyenne Jackson Join 'American Horror Story: Hotel'; 'Un-Real' Debuts June 1; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - March 16, 2015

FX's American Horror Story: Hotel; and Lifetime's Damien & Un-Real.

  • Frequent Ryan Murphy collaborators Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart) and Cheyenne Jackson (Glee) have joined the cast of the anthology drama's upcoming fifth installment. Their additions were revealed during the show's panel at the closing night of PaleyFest 2015. Additionally, Jessica Lange - who has starred in each of the first four seasons - confirmed that she would not be returning for the fifth season.
  • The drama series created by Marti Noxon and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro will premiere on Monday, June 1 at 10/9c. The cast includes Shiri Appleby, Constance Zimmer, Craig Bierko, Freddie Stroma, Josh Kelly, Siobhan Williams, Nathalie Kelley, Johanna Braddy, Breeda Wool, Ashley Scott and Arielle Kebbel.
  • Emmy winner Barbara Hershey (A Killing in a Small Town) will co-star on the upcoming drama starring Bradley James. She will play Ann Rutledge, the world's most powerful woman who has been tasked with making sure Damien (James) fulfills his destiny as the Antichrist.