Monday, February 27, 2017

Casting News - Diana Rigg Joins Season 2 of 'Victoria'; Keke Palmers Boards 'Berlin Station'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - February 27, 2017

Epix's Berlin Station; PBS' Victoria; and USA's Queen of the South.

  • Emmy and Tony winner Diana Rigg (Game of Thrones) has joined the cast of the drama's upcoming second season. She will play the Duchess of Bucchleuch, Queen Victoria's (Jenna Coleman) new Mistress of the Robes who is renowned for speaking her mind.
  • Scream Queens star Keke Palmer has been cast as a series regular on the drama's upcoming second season. She will play April Lewis, the newest and youngest case officer to Berlin station on her first field assignment after making her mark as an analyst at Langley. With a bracing combination of millennial intrepidity and old-fashioned sass, she brings a new-guard mentality often at odds with her old-guard colleagues in a system struggling to preserve its besieged identity. But she is no less determined to make her mark in Berlin as she did back home.
  • Ryan O'Nan (Fargo, Ray Donovan) has landed a recurring role on the drama's upcoming second season. He will play King George, a high-rolling Texas weed smuggler who will help Teresa (Alice Braga) and Camila (Veronica Falcon) build their empire.