Monday, January 6, 2020

Casting News - Patricia Arquette to Star in AppleTV+'s 'Severance'; Josie Totah Joins Peacock's 'Saved by the Bell' Revival

Casting News - January 6, 2020

AppleTV+'s Severance and Peacock's Saved by the Bell.

  • Josie Totah will star in the upcoming revival of the hit sitcom starring Mario Lopez and Elizabeth Berkley. She previously starred in NBC's one-season comedy Champions. She has also recurred on Netflix's No Good Nick and appeared in the Amazon comedy pilot Good People.
  • She will play Lexi, a beautiful, sharp-tongued cheerleader and the most popular girl at Bayside High who is both admired and feared by her fellow students.
  • Patricia Arquette will play the female lead on the upcoming drama starring Adam Scott. Her casting reunites her with director Ben Stiller, who previously directed her in the Showtime limited series Escape at Dannemora. She is a two-time Emmy Award winner for NBC's Medium and Hulu's The Act. She also won an Academy Award in 2015 for the film Boyhood.
  • She will play Mark's (Scott) boss at Lumen Industries.