Thursday, October 20, 2016

Casting News - 'Jane the Virgin's Yara Martinez to Play 'Bull's Ex-Wife; Freeform Cancels 'Guilt'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - October 20, 2016

CBS' Bull; Freeform's Guilt; and Netflix's Narcos.

  • Yara Martinez (Jane the Virgin) has been cast in a pivotal role on the drama's first season. She will play Isabella Colon, Dr. Jason Bull's (Michael Weatherly) ex-wife and Benny's (Freddy Rodriguez) estranged sister. She is a hugely successful fashion/health/lifestyle guru who encounters the team when it is alleged that one of her company's products caused a customer's death.
  • Michael Stahl-David (Cloverfield) and Matt Whelan (Go Girls) have joined the drama's upcoming third season as new series regulars. Stahl-David will play Chris Feistl, a young American DEA agent who sought out assignment to Colombia as the drug shifts to the Cali Cartel's takeover. Whelan will play Daniel Van Ness, Feistl's partner who is the more straight-edge and serious agent of the two.
  • The cable network has decided to cancel the low-rated drama series after one season, it was announced today. The series created by Kathryn Price and Nichole Millard aired its final episode on August 22, 2016. The drama starred Daisy Head, Emily Tremaine, Cristian Solimeno, Simona Brown, Zachary Fall, Kevin Ryan, Sam Cassidy and Billy Zane.