Friday, April 15, 2022

Casting News - David Castañeda to Co-Star on 'Poker Face'; 'The Gilded Age' Promotes 13 Actors to Series Regulars

Casting News - April 15, 2022

HBO's The Gilded Age and Peacock's Poker Face.

  • David Castañeda will co-star on the upcoming drama starring Natasha Lyonne and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. He currently stars in Netflix's The Umbrella Academy, which returns for its third season in June.
  • As with all previous casting, no details were immediately announced about the character he will be playing.
  • Kelli O'Hara, Donna Murphy, Debra Monk, Kristine Nielsen, Taylor Richardson, Ben Ahlers, Kelley Curran, Douglas Sills, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Michael Cerveris, Erin Wilhelmi, Patrick Page and Sullivan Jones have been promoted to series regulars for the drama's upcoming second season. They all heavily recurred in the drama's first season.
  • O'Hara plays Aurora Fane. Murphy plays Mrs. Astor. Monk plays Armstrong. Nielsen plays Mrs. Bauer. Richardson plays Bridget. Ahlers plays Jack Trotter. Curran plays Turner. Sills plays Borden. Keenan-Bolger plays Mrs. Bruce. Cerveris plays Watson. Wilhelmi plays Adelheid Weber. Page plays Richard Clay. Jones plays T. Thomas Fortune.
  • They join 11 returning series regulars: Christine Baranski as Agnes Van Rhijn, Cynthia Nixon as Ada Brook, Louisa Jacobson as Marian Brook, Blake Ritson as Oscar Van Rhijn, Carrie Coon as Bertha Russell, Morgan Spector as George Russell, Taissa Farmiga as Gladys Russell, Harry Richardson as Larry Russell, Denée Benton as Peggy Scott, Simon Jones as Bannister, and Jack Gilpin as Church.
  • Also returning as recurring guest stars are Audra McDonald as Dorothy Scott, Nathan Lane as Ward McAllister, John Douglas Thompson as Arthur Scott, Ashlie Atkinson as Mamie Fish, Claybourne Elder as John Adams and Ward Horton as Charles Fane.