Monday, December 19, 2016

Casting News - Michael Trucco to Co-Star on Netflix's 'Disjointed'; David Thewlis Joins FX's 'Fargo'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - December 19, 2016

FX's Fargo; Netflix's Disjointed; and TNT's Major Crimes.

  • Battlestar Galactica alum Michael Trucco will co-star on the upcoming comedy starring Kathy Bates. He will play Tae Kwon Doug, a vehement marijuana opposer and local martial arts instructor. His dojang is located right next door to Ruth's (Bates) dispensary, Alternative Caring.
  • David Thewlis (Harry Potter) has booked a series regular role on the third season of the hit anthology series. He will play V.M. Vargas, a mysterious loner and true capitalist who delivers Emmit (Ewan McGregor), the Parking Lot King of Minnesota, the bad news that he has just become partners with his employers, whose business interests lay outside the law.
  • The hit drama is moving to a new night when it returns for the second half of its fifth season. The drama will resume its season on Wednesday, February 22 at 9/8c.