Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Casting News - Gina Gershon to Appear on FOX's 'Empire'; FOX's 'New Girl' Adds Billy Gardell

Casting News - October 18, 2016

FOX's Empire and FOX's New Girl.

  • Gina Gershon (Red Oaks, Rescue Me) will appear in an upcoming episode of the drama's third season. She will play Helene Von Wyeth, the founder of her own fashion label who partners with Empire for her annual fashion show. She is imperious, demanding, tough and uncompromising. Her one weak spot is her 8-year-old daughter, Regan.
  • Mike & Molly star Billy Gardell has landed a potentially recurring role on the comedy's sixth season. He will play the contractor heading up the renovation on Schmidt (Max Greenfield) and Cece's (Hannah Simone) new house.