Friday, December 4, 2015

Casting News - 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Taps Kathryn Hahn to Play Charles' Ex-Wife; Italia Ricci to Recur on 'Supergirl'

Casting News - December 4, 2015

CBS' Supergirl and FOX's Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

  • Kathryn Hahn (Parks and Recreation, Transparent) will appear on an upcoming episode of the comedy's third season. She will play Eleanor, Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) ex-wife who he refers to as "Mommy." She cheated on Charles and continued to serve as his landlord - with new fiancé Hercules - as he kept living in her basement.
  • Chasing Life star Italia Ricci has been cast in a recurring role on the drama's first season. She will play Siobhan Smythe, Cat Grant's (Calista Flockhart) new hire who initially becomes a work nemesis for Kara (Melissa Benoist). Later, she proves to be a more deadly foe for Supergirl when she takes on the mantle of Silver Banshee.