Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Casting News - Esai Morales to Play Deathstroke on Season 2 of DC Universe's 'Titans'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - March 13, 2019

CBS All Access' Untitled Star Trek Drama; DC Universe's Titans; and Starz's P-Valley.

  • Evan Evagora will co-star on the upcoming drama starring Patrick Stewart reprising his role as Jean-Luc Picard. The Australian actor is a relative newcomer with this series being his first major role.
  • No details were immediately released about the character he will be playing.
  • Tyler Lepley has been cast as a series regular on the upcoming drama starring Brandee Evans and Nicco Annan. He currently stars in OWN's The Haves and the Have Nots, which is in the middle of airing its sixth season.
  • He will play Diamond, the club's strong, silent and salty bouncer. An ex-Marine haunted by the demons of his past, he watches over the Pynk with a vigilant eye and a set of fearsome fists. While he's protective of all the women at the club, there's one in particular who's captured his bruised and battered heart.
  • Esai Morales has joined the cast of the drama's upcoming second season. He previously starred for four seasons in ABC's NYPD Blue, one season in Syfy's Caprica and one season in Netflix's Ozark. He is currently appearing in CBS' NCIS: Los Angeles.
  • He will play Slade Wilson. While serving his country, he became an elite soldier before government testing enhanced his physiology to near superhuman levels, putting him on a path of darkness and revenge. To his family, Slade is a father and husband, but to the rest of the world, he is feared by many as the infamous Deathstroke; selling his services to the highest bidder as the ruthless assassin that never gives up and never misses.