Friday, May 13, 2016

Casting News - Amanda Peet Set as Female Lead in 'Brockmire'; Tom Cullen Lands Lead Role on 'Knightfall'

Casting News - May 13, 2016

History's Knightfall and IFC's Brockmire.

  • Togetherness star Amanda Peet has been cast as the female lead on the upcoming comedy starring Hank Azaria. She will play Jules, the strong-willed owner of a struggling minor league baseball team located in a small American rust belt town that has seen better decades.
  • Tom Cullen (World Without End) will play the lead role on the upcoming drama created by Don Handfield and Richard Rayner. He will play Landry, a veteran warrior of the Crusades who becomes the leader of the Templars and serves as the driving force behind their quest to retrieve Christianity's most prized relic: The Holy Grail. A fighter of remarkable skill and brave to the point of recklessness, his faith in God and in himself has been deeply shaken by their failure in the Hold Land. However, after years of lamenting the loss of the Grail, Landry's hope reignites when news of its existence emerges, causing him to lead the Templars on a journey of mystery, faith and bloodshed to recover the artifact.