Friday, November 13, 2015

Casting News - 'Outsiders' Gets January Premiere Date; Gaius Charles to Appear on 'Blindspot'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - November 13, 2015

Epix's Berlin Station; FOX's Sleepy Hollow; NBC's Blindspot; and WGN America's Outsiders.

  • The new drama series created by Peter Mattei will make its series debut on Tuesday, January 26 at 9/8c. The drama stars David Morse, Thomas M. Wright, Ryan Hurst, Joe Anderson, Gillian Alexy, Kyle Gallner, Christina Jackson, Francie Swift and Phyllis Somerville.
  • Tamlyn Tomita, Leland Orser, Richard Dillane and Bernhard Schütz have been cast on the upcoming drama starring Richard Armitage. Tomita will play Sandra Abe, a quiet presence lording over the efficient operation of Berlin Station while having an affair with her boss, Steven Frost (Richard Jenkins). Orser will play Robert Kirsch, a devoted and successful Deputy Chief who digs intelligence out of the capital through a mix of force, diligence and cleverness. Dillane will play Deputy Liaison Gerald Ellman, a gentle, reserved man who plans his transfer to Budapest, but finds himself in a position of being collateral damage. Schütz will play Hans Richter, an old-world spy who has risen, against all odds, to the highest ranks of the BfV.
  • Gaius Charles (Friday Night Lights, Grey's Anatomy) has landed a guest starring role on the drama's first season. He will play Charlie Napier, an Army sergeant who has something mysteriously in common with Jane (Jaimie Alexander).
  • James McDaniel (NYPD Blue) has been tapped to play Abbie (Nicole Beharie) and Jenny's (Lyndie Greenwood) father on an upcoming episode of the drama's third season. This season Abbie was able to track down her father, Ezra Mills, but hasn't made contact with him yet. In the episode, Ezra has a sudden, renewed interest in his daughters' lives.