Friday, October 8, 2021

Casting News - Ceara Coveney, Natasha O'Keeffe and Meera Syal Join 'The Wheel of Time'; 'Freeridge' Sets Lead Cast

Casting News - October 8, 2021

Amazon's The Wheel of Time and Netflix's Freeridge.

  • Bryana Salaz, Keyla Monterroso Mejia, Ciara Riley Wilson and Shiv Pai will star in the upcoming On My Block spinoff. Salaz previously starred in Netflix's one-season comedy Team Kaylie. Mejia appears in the upcoming eleventh season of HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm. Wilson starred in the Disney Channel film Kim Possible. Pai recurred on Netflix's Iron Fist.
  • No details were immediately released about the characters they will be playing.
  • Ceara Coveney, Natasha O'Keeffe and Meera Syal have joined the cast of the drama's upcoming second season. Coveney previously starred in the short film The Amazing World of Emma. O'Keefe starred for five seasons in BBC One's Peaky Blinders. Syal starred in the second season of ITV's Broadchurch and the first season of BBC One's The Split.
  • Coveney will play Elayne Trakand.
  • No details were immediately announced about the characters to be played by O'Keeffe and Syal.