Friday, May 27, 2016

Casting New - 'Barely Famous' Gets Season 2 Premiere Date; Neil Brown Jr. Joins 'Insecure' as Recurring; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - May 27, 2016

FX's Tyrant; HBO's Insecure; and VH1's Barely Famous.

  • The comedy starring Sara and Erin Foster will return for its 6-episode second season on Wednesday, June 29 at 10/9c. Celebrity cameos this season include Chris Martin, Chelsea Handler, Kate Hudson, Jessica Alba, Zach Braff, Kate Upton, Cindy Crawford, Brooke Burke, Dr. Phil McGraw, Ali Larter, Lauren London, Joey Fatone and more.
  • Neil Brown Jr. (Dirk Gently) has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming comedy starring Issa Rae. He will play Chad, a fast-talking player who is also loyal to his friends.
  • Jamie Ward (Septembers of Shiraz) has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. He will play Nabil. No additional details about his character were immediately released.