Wednesday, July 7, 2021

Casting News - Benjamin Hollingsworth Lands Recurring Role on Spectrum's 'Joe Pickett'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - July 7, 2021

OWN's Cherish the Day and Spectrum's Joe Pickett.

  • Benjamin Hollingsworth has landed a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Michael Dorman. He currently stars in Netflix's Virgin River, which returns for its third season on Friday. He previously starred for three seasons in CBS' Code Black.
  • He will play Ote Keeley, a big game poacher whose brazen and unpredictable behavior makes him both intimidating and a bit scary.
  • Henry Simmons and Joy Bryant will play the lead roles in the upcoming second season of the anthology drama. Simmons previously starred for six seasons in ABC's NYPD Blue and five seasons in ABC's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Bryant starred for six seasons in NBC's Parenthood and two seasons in ABC's For Life.
  • Simmons will play Ellis, a former basketball player who is now a single father of two.
  • Bryant will play Sunday, a vegan celebrity chef on the cusp of fame.