Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Development News - ABC Family's 'Stay' Rounds Out Cast; TNT's 'Animal Kingdom' Adds Finn Cole & Jake Weary

Development News - August 4, 2015

ABC Family's Stay and TNT's Animal Kingdom.

  • Elizabeth Cappuccino (Jessica Jones), Jordan Fisher (Teen Beach Movie) and Sosie Bacon (The Closer) have been cast on the drama pilot written by Spenser Cohen. Cappuccino will play Claire, Shane's (Skeet Ulrich) strong-willed daughter, who is eaten away by guilt after her mother's death. Fisher will play Miles, an avid photographer who instantly bonds with Claire. Bacon will play Charlotte, who was running away from her privileged upbringing when she was stranded at the hotel.
  • Finn Cole (Peaky Blinders) and Jake Weary (Pretty Little Liars) have joined the cast of the drama pilot written by Jonathan Lisco. Cole will play Joshua "J" Cody, a 17-year-old who moves in with his wild, freewheeling grandmother (Ellen Barkin) and uncles in their Southern California beach town after his mothers ODs. Weary will play Deran Cody, Smurf's youngest son, the troubled, suspicious "baby" of the family.