Monday, April 12, 2021

Casting News - Michael Cera to Co-Star on Hulu's 'Life & Beth'; Sharlto Copley Joins Netflix's 'Russian Doll'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - April 12, 2021

ABC's Big Sky; Hulu's Life & Beth; and Netflix's Russian Doll.

  • Anja Savcic and ZoĆ« Noelle Baker have booked recurring roles on the drama's first season. Savcic currently stars in Loudermilk, which aired its first two seasons on Audience Network but its third season will be released on Amazon later this year. Baker has recurred on Facebook Watch's Sacred Lies and Netflix's The Haunting of Bly Manor.
  • Savcic will play Scarlet Leyendecker, the loving and protective mother of a 10-year-old daughter.
  • Baker will play Phoebe, Scarlet's daughter.
  • Sharlto Copley has joined the cast of the comedy's upcoming second season. He previously starred for two seasons in PlayStation Network's Powers. He has also starred in the feature films District 9, Elysium and Maleficent.
  • No details were immediately announced about the character he will be playing.
  • Michael Cera will co-star on the upcoming comedy created by and starring Amy Schumer. He previously starred for five seasons in FOX and Netflix's Arrested Development. He has also starred in the films Juno, Superbab and The LEGO Batman Movie.
  • He will play John, a farmer and chef who is always honest and to the point.