Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Development News - Amy Seimetz Boards Showtime's 'Mating'; Caitlin Gerard Joins TNT's 'Monsters of God'; Plus 1 More Update!

Development News - October 11, 2016

Showtime's Mating; TNT's Monsters of God; and TV Land's Heathers.

  • Amy Seimetz (The Girlfriend Experience, The Killing) has been cast on the comedy pilot starring Taran Killam and Jim Belushi. She will play Lexi, whose trust Jay (Killam) is trying to earn back.
  • Grace Victoria Cox (Under the Dome) and newcomer James Scully have landed lead roles on the comedy pilot remake of the hit film of the same name. Cox will play Veronica Sawyer, a 17-year-old who is smart, loyal and snarky and is the narrator of the series. Scully will play J.D., an 18-year-old who is darkly hot and dangerous. The characters were played by Winona Ryder and Christian Slater in the film.
  • Caitlin Gerard (American Crime) has booked a regular role on the drama pilot starring Garret Dillahunt. She will play Ayasha, a beautiful, feisty and strong Comanche woman captured by Lancaster (Dillahunt) and revealed to be Caucasian. She refuses to speak to Lancaster or go along with his attempts to assimilate her. She is loyal to her tribe and is ready to fight for her freedom.