Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Casting News - Jane Krakowski to Co-Star on Apple's Upcoming Comedy 'Dickinson'; Plus 3 More Updates!

Casting News - August 29, 2018

ABC's The Fix; Apple's Dickinson; Cinemax's Jett; and Netflix's Another Life.

  • Jane Krakowski will co-star on the upcoming comedy starring Hailee Steinfeld. She starred for five seasons in FOX's Ally McBeal, seven seasons in NBC's 30 Rock and four seasons in Netflix's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. She won a Tony Award in 2003 for her performance in Nine.
  • She will play Mrs. Dickinson, Emily's (Steinfeld) mother.
  • KJ Smith has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Robin Tunney. She previously recurred on The CW's Dynasty and starred in the CW pilot Skinny Dip.
  • She will play Charlie, Ezra's (Scott Cohen) executive assistant.
  • Chivonne Michelle has booked a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Carla Gugino. Her guest credits include TV Land's Younger, CBS' Elementary, HBO's High Maintenance and NBC's The Slap.
  • She will play Violet. No additional details were immediately released.
  • Blu Hunt has joined the cast of the upcoming drama starring Katee Sackhoff and Selma Blair. She appears in the upcoming film The New Mutants and had a recurring role on The CW's The Originals.
  • She will play August, the lead engineer and youngest member of the crew aboard the spaceship commanded by astronaut Niko Breckinrdige (Sackhoff).