Monday, June 27, 2016

Casting News - Megan Mullally & Constance Wu Join 'Dimension 404'; Jason Lewis Upped to Regular on 'Midnight, Texas'

Casting News - June 27, 2016

Hulu's Dimension 404 and NBC's Midnight, Texas

  • Megan Mullally (Will & Grace) and Constance Wu (Fresh Off the Boat) will appear in an upcoming episode of the new anthology series. Mullally will play Director Stevens, a hardened, no-nonsense military commander who oversees a top-secret, cutting-edge NSA project tasked to fight terrorism. Wu will play Jane, a military psychologist on active duty who wants nothing more than to spend Christmas leave with her wife and daughter. However, the U.S. government cancels her plans and re-assigns her to a much more vital task: help the NSA's unusual but most valued agent overcome his performance issues in order to stop a deadly terrorist attack.
  • After appear as a guest star in the pilot, Jason Lewis (Sex & the City, Animal Kingdom) has been promoted to series regular on the midseason drama series. He plays Joe Strong, an easygoing tattoo artist with a strong moral compass who lives with his husband and their dog and has supernatural powers of an angel.