Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Casting News - Raymond J. Barry to Recur on 'Gotham'; 'Timeless' Adds Brandon Barash; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - January 10, 2017

FOX's Gotham; NBC's Chicago Justice & Timeless; and TNT's Animal Kingdom.

  • Raymond J. Barry (Justified, The 100) has been cast in a recurring role on the drama's third season. he will play Shaman, a mysterious figure who enters Bruce's (David Mazouz) life with the stated intention of unlocking the potential of his own mind. While the Shaman says the fate of Gotham depends upon Bruce becoming the man the city needs him to become, the truth behind his intentions proves to be far more sinister.
  • Tembi Locke (Eureka, Shooter) has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming second season. She will play Monica, a smart, low-key woman who's the technical brains of a fencing operation the Codys rely on to sell their stolen goods.
  • Brandon Barash (General Hospital, Major Crimes) will appear in an upcoming episode of the drama's first season. He will play famous American novelist Ernest Hemingway. The episode will be set in Paris during the Jazz age after World War I. Hemingway is a budding newspaper reporter with a sense of adventure, still recovering from the brutality of the war with the help of a strong drink.
  • Richard Brooks is set to reprise his Law & Order role in one episode of the upcoming drama, the latest series to join the Chicago franchise. Brooks played ADA Paul Robinette as a series regular for the first three seasons of the original Law & Order. He later guest starred in episodes of the sixth, sixteenth and seventeenth seasons. No details were immediately released about what the character will be doing on the new series.