Monday, December 17, 2018

Casting News - Ray Stevenson Set as Male Lead on 'Reef Break'; Henry Thomas Joins 'Stargirl'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - December 17, 2018

ABC's Reef Break; AMC's NOS4A2; and DC Universe's Stargirl

  • Ray Stevenson will play one of the male leads on the upcoming drama starring Poppy Montgomery and Desmond Chiam. He previously starred for two seasons in Starz's Black Sails, two seasons in HBO's Rome and in the Cinemax limited series Rellik.
  • He will play Jake Elliot, a man's man, a bit down on his luck at the moment, who prefers the beach bum lifestyle, even if he is a federal agent. Preferring to lay low near the water, he is rarely at the office. He's got a history with Cat (Montgomery), and the two aren't completely emotionally done with each other.
  • Ashley Romans has been cast in a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Zachary Quinto and Ashleigh Cummings. She has previously recurred on Showtime's Shameless and I'm Dying Up Here.
  • She will play Tabitha Hutter, a no-nonsense detective who's tough yet caring. She is assigned to a difficult case and must use her intuition to suss out what she's not being told.
  • Henry Thomas has booked a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Brec Bassinger. He starred in the first season of Netflix's The Haunting of Hill House and recurred on FX's Better Things.
  • He will play Dr. Charles McNider aka Dr. Mid-Nite, a brilliant and forward-thinking medical pioneer who is also a founding member of the Justice Society of America. With his trusty owl, he acts as the team's resident doctor and detective.