Friday, September 2, 2016

Casting News - 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Adds Jim O'Heir; Chris Payne Gilbert to Play Chloe's Father on 'Lucifer'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - September 2, 2016

FOX's Brooklyn Nine-Nine & Lucifer; and Freeform's Shadowhunters.

  • Chris Payne Gilbert (10 Items or Less) has been cast as Chloe's (Lauren German) father on the drama's upcoming second season. A good man and even better father, Officer John Decker was killed in the line of duty, sending Chloe on her path to becoming a detective. She was a 19-year-old starlet just beginning a movie career when he died. Ten years later, when the details of this fateful evening come into question, Chloe will try to give her father the justice he always fought for. Gilbert is also the real-life husband of series star Lesley-Ann Brandt.
  • Alisha Wainwright (Disney Star Darlings) has joined the cast of the drama's upcoming second season. She will play Maia a werewolf bartender at the Hunters Moon and a new member of Luke's (Isaiah Mustafa) pack. She uses jokes and sarcasm to mask the complicated emotions of a troubled past. Although she doesn't want to resort to violence, Valentine's (Alan Van Sprang) possession of the Mortal Cup will force her into battle.
  • Parks and Recreation alum Jim O'Heir will appear in the second episode of the comedy's upcoming fourth season. He will play a cop who crosses paths with Jake (Andy Samberg) and Holt (Andre Holt) while the two are in witness protection in Florida.