Monday, September 14, 2015

Casting News - Christopher Gorham Boards 'Heartbreaker'; 'Empire' Brings Back Rafael de la Fuente; Plus 3 More Updates!

Casting News - September 14, 2015

FOX's Empire; NBC's Chicago P.D. & Heartbreaker; Netflix's Narcos; and Showtime's Dice.

  • Covert Affairs alum Christopher Gorham will appear in two episodes of the upcoming drama starring Melissa George. He will play Wyatt Penn, a sculptural artist who was once a financial hedge fund wiz, but who left that life years ago in search of sanity and to follow his passion. He sees a lot of himself in the erudite and tightly wound Millicent Silvano (Shelley Conn).
  • Ray Donovan star Dash Mihok will guest star on the drama's upcoming third season. He will play a panicked father who resorts to desperate measures when his daughter goes missing.
  • Rafael de la Fuente will reprise his role as Michael, Jamal's (Jussie Smollett) ex-boyfriend, in multiple episodes of the drama's upcoming second season. No details were immediately released about when and how he'll return to the hit show.
  • Eric Lange (The Bridge, Victorious) has joined the drama's upcoming second season as a new series regular. He will play Stechner, the formidable Special Agent in Charge of the CIA office in Medellin who has been tasked with working alongside the DEA.
  • Another Period star Natasha Leggero will appear on the upcoming comedy series starring Andrew Dice Clay. She will play Carmen, Dice's (Clay) current girlfriend.