Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Casting News - Billy Bob Thornton to Play Lead Role in 'Land Man'; Caitlin Carver Books Recurring Role on 'Chicago Fire'

Casting News - February 15, 2022

NBC's Chicago Fire and Paramount+'s Land Man.

  • Billy Bob Thornton will play the lead role in the upcoming drama created by Taylor Sheridan. He previously starred for four seasons in Amazon's Goliath and in the first season of FX's Fargo. He recently worked with Sheridan during a guest appearance in his Paramount+ drama 1883.
  • He will play a crisis manager for an oil company.
  • Caitlin Carver has booked a recurring role on the drama's tenth season. She previously recurred on VH1's Hit the Floor, Freeform's The Fosters and Netflix's Dear White People.
  • She will play Emma, a paramedic.