Friday, May 31, 2019

Casting News - Patrick J. Adams to Star in 'The Right Stuff'; Rita Volk Lands Recurring Role on 'Condor'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - May 31, 2019

Audience's Condor; FOX's BH90210; and National Geographic's The Right Stuff.

  • Patrick J. Adams will star in the upcoming drama based on the nonfiction book by Tom Wolfe. He previously starred for seven seasons in USA's Suits. He recently recurred on the third season of Amazon's Sneaky Pete.
  • He will play Major John Glenn, a revered test pilot and committed family man with unwavering principles. He is the only astronaut to have experienced fame before Project Mercury, and he immediately locks horns with Alan Shepard in an unrelenting fight to be the first man in space.
  • Rita Volk has landed a recurring role on the drama's upcoming second season. She previously starred for three seasons in MTV's Faking It.
  • She will play Polina, an employee of the Russian embassy in Washington, D.C. who harbors secrets of her own.
FOX's BH90210
  • Vanessa Lachey has booked a recurring role on the upcoming faux revival of the hit drama Beverly Hills, 90210. She currently serves as the host of Universal Kids' Top Chef Jr. She starred for one season in FOX's Dads and one season in NBC's Truth Be Told.
  • She will play Camille, the wife of Jason Priestly and a high-powered publicist, who's balancing her career with the hopes of starting a family.