Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Casting News - Elizabeth Hurley to Play Morgan le Fay on Hulu's 'Runaways'; Plus 3 More Updates!

Casting News - June 5, 2019

CBS' Young Sheldon; FOX's BH90210; Hulu's Runaways; and Showtime's Shameless.

  • Elizabeth Hurley has joined the cast of the drama's upcoming third season. Her casting reunites her with series creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage after recurring on the fifth season of The CW's Gossip Girl. She recently starred for four seasons in E!'s The Royals.
  • She will play Morgan le Fay, a student of Merlin's and who is considered the greatest sorceress of all time. With a black crow as her familiar and the ability to enchant objects, manipulate mystic energy and astral project, she is powerful and intelligent with a cutthroat wit.
  • Kate Miner has been promoted to series regular for the dramedy's upcoming tenth season. She joined the series on a recurring basis during its ninth season - appearing in nine episodes overall.
  • She plays Tami, Lip's (Jeremy Allen White) girlfriend who became pregnant by the end of the season.
  • Matt Hobby has been promoted to series regular on the comedy's upcoming third season. He has been recurring on the comedy for its first two seasons - appearing in 13 episodes total. He has also recurred on FOX's The Grinder, The CW's Hart of Dixie and HBO's Boardwalk Empire.
  • He plays Pastor Jeff, the upbeat pastor at the Cooper family's church.
FOX's BH90210
  • Ivan Sergei has booked a recurring role on the upcoming faux revival of the hit drama Beverly Hills, 90210. He has previously recurred on ABC Family's Twisted and CBS' NCIS: New Orleans.
  • He will play Nate, Tori Spelling's husband, an ex-hockey player looking to become a professional sports announcer.