Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Casting News - Troian Bellisario to Reprise Her 'Suits' Role; 'Faking It' Star Joins 'CSI' Series Finale; Plus 4 More Updates!

Casting News - July 29, 2015

CBS' CSI & Supergirl; MTV's Finding Carter; NBC's Blindspot; Netflix's Fuller House; and USA's Suits.

  • Patrick J. Adams' real-life fiancée Troian Bellisario will reprise her role as Claire in the August 12 episode of the hit drama. In the episode set in the present day, Claire has graduated from law school and will serve as opposing counsel to Pearson Specter Litt on a case that Mike (Adams) is working on.
  • Blake and Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit are set to reprise their roles as Nicky and Alex Katsopolis on the upcoming sequel series to Full House.
  • Faking It star Katie Stevens has joined the cast of the veteran procedural's two-hour series finale. She will play Lindsey Willows, Catherine's (Marg Helgenberger) daughter. She is now in her early 20s and a CSI Level 1 who experiences her first day on the job. She is the third actress to play the character - after Madison McReynolds and Kay Panabaker.
  • Sons of Anarchy alum Chris Browning has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming drama's first season. He will play Ben Krull aka Reactron, a deadly adversary of Superman's from Metropolis who wears an armored suit powered by nuclear energy. NEver able to defeat his rival, Krull has come to National City to get revenge by killing his cousin, Supergirl (Melissa Benoist).
  • The hit drama series will return for the second half of its second season - which will include 12 total episodes - on Tuesday, October 6 at 10/9c.
  • Michael Gaston (The Leftovers) has booked a recurring role on the upcoming drama's first season. He will play CIA Deputy Director Tom Carter, who assists the FBI team delving into the mystery, meaning and implications of Jane Doe's (Jaimie Alexander) tattoos.