Monday, March 15, 2021

Casting News - Kingsley Ben-Adir Joins 'Secret Invasion'; Ólafur Darri Ólafsson and Alex Dimitriades to Co-Star on 'The Tourist'

Casting News - March 15, 2021

Disney+'s Secret Invasion and HBO Max's The Tourist.

  • Kingsley Ben-Adir has joined the cast of the upcoming drama starring Samuel L. Jackson and Ben Mendelsohn. He starred in the 2020 feature film One Night in Miami. He has also recurred on Hulu's High Fidelity and Showtime's The Comey Rule.
  • No details were immediately announced about the character he will be playing. However, it's rumored he will play a lead villain.
  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson and Alex Dimitriades will co-star on the upcoming limited series starring Jamie Dornan. Ólafsson previously starred for two seasons in AMC's NOS4A2. Dimitriades starred in the first season of the Australian drama The End.
  • Ólafsson will play Billy, an American bound up in the epic cat and mouse chase with The Man (Dornan).
  • Dimitriades will play Kostas, an extremely wealthy and powerful character with nefarious international business interests.