Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Casting News - Neil Sandilands to Co-Star on 'Sweet Tooth'; 'The Wheel of Time' Adds Sophie Okonedo and Kae Alexander

Casting News - August 19, 2020

Amazon's The Wheel of Time and Netflix's Sweet Tooth.

  • Neil Sandilands will co-star on the upcoming drama starring Christian Convery, Nonso Anozie and Dania Ramirez. He has previously recurred on The CW's The Flash, SundanceTV's Hap and Leonard and The CW's The 100.
  • He will play General Steven Abbot, the self-appointed general for a post-apocalyptic army who leads through wit, intimidation and quirkiness. He has taken advantage of the collapse of society to reinvent himself and claim power. He revels in his vaulted position, even if he believes he is only trying to help restore his country.
  • Sophie Okonedo, Kae Alexander, Kate Fleetwood, Peter Franzen and Clare Perkins have been cast in recurring roles on the upcoming drama starring Rosamund Pike. Okonedo received an Academy Award nomination for the 2005 film Hotel Rwanda. Alexander has recurred on Epix's Deep State and Syfy's Krypton. Fleetwood starred for three seasons in Hulu's Harlots. Franzen starred for three seasons in History's Vikings. Perkins appeared in the 2018 film Been So Long.
  • Okonedo will play Amyrlin Seat Siuan Sanche. Alexander will play Min Farshaw. Fleetwood will play Liandrin Guirale. Franzen will play Stepin. Perkins will play Kerene Nagashi.