Thursday, September 22, 2016

Casting News - Ray Romano to Appear on 'Kevin Can Wait'; Murray Bartlett Joins 'Nashville'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - September 22, 2016

A&E's Bates Motel; CBS' Kevin Can Wait; CMT's Nashville; and Netflix's GLOW.

  • Britt Baron, Jackie Tohn, Kimmy Gatewood, Rebekka Johnson, Kate Nash, Sunita Mani and Kia Stevens have been cast on the upcoming comedy starring Alison Brie and Marc Maron. Baron will play Justine, a teenage runaway. Tohn will play Melrose, a Hollywood party girl. Gatewood and Johnson will play Stacey and Dawn, best friends and hairdressers. Nash will play Rhonda, a British print model. Mani will play Arthie, a med student with Hollywood dreams. Steven will play Tammé, an '80s TV actress who is always the guest star never the star.
  • Everybody Loves Raymond star Ray Romano will appear in an upcoming episode of the comedy starring Kevin James. He will play Vic Margolis, a pushy car salesman and the father of Jack's (James DiGiacomo) new best friend. Vic is overeager to sell Kevin (James) an overpriced car.
  • Looking alum Murray Bartlett has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming fifth season. He will play Jakob Fine, a very handsome, charismatic and successful men's fashion designer.
  • Brooke Smith (Grey's Anatomy, Ray Donovan) has joined the drama's upcoming fifth and final season in a recurring role. She will play Dana Green, the new sheriff in White Pine Bay who replaces Alex Romero (Nestor Carbonell). She is competent, professional, moralistic and sharp. She possesses a small-town vibe that belies her highly observant nature.