Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Development News - Megan Hilty Joins TV Land's 'I Shudder'; Syfy's 'Incorporated' Adds Dennis Haysbert; Plus 1 More Update!

Development News - August 19, 2015

E!'s The Arrangement; Syfy's Incorporated; and TV Land's I Shudder.

  • Brooklyn Shuck (Matilda the Musical), Megan Hilty (Smash), John Behlmann (The 39 Steps) and Geneva Carr (Hand to God) have been cast on the comedy pilot starring Hamish Linklater. Shuck will play Stella, Elyot's (Linklater) 11-year-old neighbor who he allies himself with. Hilty and Behlmann will play Sara and Drake Morelle, Stella's demanding parents. Carr will play Susan Marie, another neighbor who is unpleasant and self-righteous.
  • Dennis Haysbert (24), David Hewlett (Stargate) and Ian Tracey (Bates Motel) have joined the cast of the drama pilot starring Sean Teale. Haysbert will play Julian, the head of security and a tenacious investigator with an uncanny ability to sniff out moles and traitors within the company. Hewlett will play Chad, a high-level executive who succeeded by appeasing his superiors and taking credit for his subordinates' work. Tracey will play Terrence, a corrupt businessman who quickly becomes a benefactor to Theo (Eddie Ramos).
  • Christine Evangelista (Chicago Fire) has been cast in the lead role on the drama pilot written by Jonathan Abrahams. She will play Megan Morrison, a beautiful young actress who auditions for the female lead in a summer blockbuster opposite the hottest actor of the moment (Josh Henderson). An amazing audition turns into a bizarre contract that details an entire relationship with the leading man.