Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Casting News - Susan Sarandon to Star Opposite Nick Nolte on Epix Comedy 'Graves'; 'Homeland' Adds Duo to Cast

Casting News - July 8, 2015

Epix's Graves and Showtime's Homeland.

  • Oscar winner Susan Sarandon has been tapped to star opposite Nick Nolte on the upcoming comedy series - the first scripted effort from cable channel Epix. She will play Margaret Graves, the wife of former U.S. President Richard Graves (Nolte) who decides to follow her own political ambitions just as her husband embarks on a Don Quixote-like journey to right the wrongs of his administration.
  • Mark Ivanir and Micah Hauptman have joined the cast of the drama's upcoming fifth season. Ivanir will play Ivan Krupin, a Russian intelligence agent serving as Saul's (Mandy Patinkin) counterpart in the SVR. Hauptman will play CIA tech Mills, who works out of the Berlin Station.