Thursday, May 16, 2019

Casting News - Michaela Watkins and Seychelle Gabriel to Recur on 'Get Shorty'; Riley Smith Joins 'Nancy Drew'

Casting News - May 16, 2019

The CW's Nancy Drew and Epix's Get Shorty.

  • Riley Smith has been cast as a series regular on the upcoming drama starring Kennedy McMann. He previously starred in The CW's one-season drama Frequency and FOX's one-season drama Proven Innocent.
  • He will play Ryan Hudson, a handsome and affluent guy whose trophy wife is the murder victim. While he has been ruled out as a suspect by the police, Nancy (McMann) is not so sure.
  • Isaac Keys has been promoted to series regular on the drama's upcoming third season. He has heavily recurred on the drama's first two seasons. Moreover, Michaela Watkins and Seychelle Gabriel have landed recurring roles on the upcoming season.
  • Keys plays Ed, Amara's (Lidia Porto) bodyguard and a top lieutenant in her gang. He's intimidating and intelligent with a quiet confidence and dignity about him. He may not seem important, but he is perhaps the person Amara trusts most.
  • No details were immediately released about the characters Watkins (Casual) and Gabriel (Sleepy Hollow) will be playing.