Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Casting News - 'Mr. Robot,' 'Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll' and 'Tyrant' Get Summer Premiere Dates; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - April 20, 2016

AMC's The Son; Crackle's SuperMansion; FX's Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll & Tyrant; and USA's Mr. Robot.

  • The online streaming service has renewed the stop-motion animation comedy for a 10 episode second season, it was announced today during the network's Upfront presentation. The voice cast for the series includes Bryan Cranston, Tucker Gilmore, Keegan-Michael Key, Zeb Wells, Tom Root, Heidi Gardner, Seth Green, Jillian Bell and Clark Duke.
  • The cable network has set premiere dates for two of its returning summer series. The 10-episode second season of Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll starring Denis Leary & John Corbett will begin on Thursday, June 30 at 10/9c. The 10-episode third season of Tyrant starring Adam Ryaner & Jennifer Finnigan will premiere on Wednesday, July 6 at 10/9c.
  • The 10-episode second season of the critically acclaimed series created by Sam Esmail will debut on Wednesday, July 13 at 10/9c. The new season stars Rami Malek, Christian Slater, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday, Martin Wallström, Grace Gummer, Stephanie Corneliussen and Michael Cristofer.
  • Jess Weixler (The Good Wife) has been cast as a series regular on the upcoming drama starring Sam Neill. She will play Sally, Pete's (Henry Garrett) tough, no-nonsense wife, a caring mother who is fiercely protective of her kids. She is searching for fulfillment while trying to keep her marriage together.