Thursday, April 25, 2019

Casting News - Meg Steedle Books Recurring Role on 'Mr. Mercedes'; 'Claws' Adds Bechir Sylvain; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - April 25, 2019

Audience's Mr. Mercedes; The CW's Roswell, New Mexico; and TNT's Claws

  • Bechir Sylvain has been cast in a recurring role on the dramedy's upcoming third season. His guest credits include Netflix's Grace and Frankie, ABC's Black-ish, NBC's Chicago P.D. and AMC's Better Call Saul.
  • He will play EJ, Jenn's (Jenn Lyon) ex-boyfriend and the biological father of her daughter, Brienne. He just got out of jail and with a new lease on life wants joint custody of his daughter.
  • Meg Steedle has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. She has previously recurred on HBO's Boardwalk Empire, NBC's The Mysteries of Laura and CBS' Code Black.
  • She will play Danielle Sweeney, Morris' (Gabriel Ebert) affectionate yet slightly naive girlfriend who finds herself out of her depth when she questions Morris and Alma's (Kate Mulgrew) strange relationship.
  • Amber Midthunder has been promoted to a series regular for the drama's upcoming second season. She recurred throughout the first season - appearing in seven episodes overall. She also currently stars in FX's Legion, which returns for its third and final season later this year.
  • She plays Rosa Ortecho, Liz's (Jeanine Mason) sister.