Monday, March 28, 2022

Casting News - Peter Gadiot to Play Shanks in 'One Piece'; Clark Gregg and Michael Aronov Join 'Snowpiercer'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - March 28, 2022

The CW's Stargirl; Netflix's One Piece; and TNT's Snowpiercer.

  • Peter Gadiot has joined the cast of the upcoming drama starring Iñaki Godoy and Mackenyu. He previously starred for four seasons in USA's Queen of the South. He recently recurred in the first season of Showtime's Yellowjackets.
  • He will play Shanks, the legendary captain of the red-haired pirate crew.
  • Tim Gabriel has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming third season. He previously guest starred on Paramount+'s Why Women Kill, CBS' S.W.A.T. and FX's Better Things.
  • He will play Todd Rice, the son of Green Lantern Alan Scott and the missing brother of Jennie (Ysa Penarejo). A member of the LGBTQ community, he possesses strange and uncontrollable shadow abilities. He has similarly been searching for his sister, but is at risk of first being found by The Helix Institute and Mr. Bones (voiced by Keith David).
  • Clark Gregg and Michael Aronov have been cast as new series regulars on the drama's upcoming fourth season. Gregg previously starred for five seasons in CBS' The New Adventures of Old Christine and seven seasons in ABC's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Aronov won a Tony Award in 2017 for his featured role in the play Oslo.
  • No details were immediately announced about the characters they will be playing.
  • Production on the fourth season has begun today - the same day the third season finale debuts on TNT. Furthermore, Paul Zbyszewski has been tapped to succeed Graeme Manson and Aubrey Nealon as showrunner and executive producer for the upcoming season.