Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Casting News - Michael Peña and Diego Luna to Star in Season 4 of Netflix's 'Narcos'; Plus 6 More Updates!

Casting News - December 19, 2017

Bravo's Imposters; The CW's The 100; Netflix's Narcos; Paramount's Yellowstone; Showtime's Homeland; and YouTube Red's Cobra Kai & Youth & Consequences.

  • Michael Peña (Ant Man) and Diego Luna (Rogue One) have been cast as new series regulars on the drama's upcoming third season. No details were immediately released about the characters they will be playing. The new season also sees production move from Colombia to Mexico City as the story will explore the Guadalajara cartel.
  • Agent Carter and Broadchurch star James D'Arcy has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming seventh season. He will play Anson, an arrogant former special ops agent who went to The Farm with Carrie (Claire Danes).
  • If Loving You Is Wrong star Heather Hemmens has landed a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Kevin Costner. She will play Melody, a woman who has a cryptic phone conversation with Jenkins who urgently summons her to the ranch.
THE CW's THE 100
  • Mike Dopud (Power) is set for a recurring role on the drama's upcoming fifth season. He will play Vinson, who looks more like a professor than a hardened criminal. He stands out from the rest of the Eligius prisoners. Despite his overly polite demeanor, he's actually a ruthless serial killer, terrifying enough to keep even the worst of the criminals on their toes.
  • Griffin Dunne (I Love Dick) and Jaime Ray Newman (The Punisher) have joined the drama's upcoming second season in recurring roles. Dunne will play Herman, a man the Bumblers meet at a compound. Newman will play Linda, a longtime patient of the Annex.
  • Vanessa Rubio (How to Be Single) has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming sequel series to The Karate Kid. She will play Carmen, Miguel's (Xolo Maridueña) hard-working mother who would do anything to protect her son. Determined to raise Miguel to be nothing like his father, she'd prefer he avoid contact sports and focus on the debate team. She's not thrilled to learn Johnny (William Zabka) has been secretly training Miguel how to fight, but softens once she sees Johnny's genuine affection for Miguel.
  • Moses Storm (Who Do You Think Would Win) has booked a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Anna Arkana. He will play Hook. No additional character details were immediately released.