Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Casting News - Jharrel Jerome Joins 'Full Circle'; 'The Equalizer' Adds Donal Logue and Gloria Reuben; Plus 4 More Updates!

Casting News - September 20, 2022

AppleTV+'s For All Mankind; CBS' The Equalizer; FX's Feud: Capote's Women; HBO Max's Full Circle; Hulu's We Were the Lucky Ones; and Paramount+'s Mayor of Kingstown

  • Jharrel Jerome has joined the cast of the upcoming limited series starring Claire Danes, Zazie Beetz, Timothy Olyphant and Dennis Quaid. He won an Emmy Award in 2019 for his performance in the Netflix limited series When They See Us. He previously starred for three seasons in Audience Network's Mr. Mercedes and will next star in Amazon's upcoming comedy I'm a Virgo.
  • He will play a member of a New York criminal organization.
  • Gratiela Brancusi and Lane Garrison have landed recurring roles on the drama's upcoming second season. Brancusi previously recurred on Paramount+'s 1883. Garrison recurred on FOX's Prison Break, The CW's The Messengers and Paramount Network's Yellowstone.
  • Brancusi will play Tatiana, a hostess at the Cheetah Nightclub.
  • Garrison will play Carney, one of the higher-ranking prison guards at Kingstown and an associate of Mike's (Jeremy Renner).
  • Donal Logue and Gloria Reuben will appear in the drama's upcoming third season. Logue previously starred for two seasons in History's Vikings, five seasons in FOX's Gotham and one season in Peacock's Departure. Reuben recurred on USA's Mr. Robot, Showtime's City on a Hill, NBC's Blindspot and Showtime's The First Lady.
  • Logue will play Colton Fisk, one of the CIA's most decorated agents, an ex-CIA union chief in the Middle East during the 1990s. Empowered with a Tier 5 security clearance, he was part of the intelligence team that took out Bin Laden, and for many years he ran the Farm. But Fisk isn't your typical uptight high-level operator. He's an immaculate dresser. Hiding in plain sight. When you have his kind of swag, sometimes a smile is all you need to disarm a ruthless arms dealer or flip a Middle Eastern dictator to do his bidding. He has no Achilles' heel. No family, no friends or personal past that anyone could ever trace. He is married to the job. He is a ghost. Currently, Fisk's assignment within the Company is on a need-to-know basis.
  • Reuben will play Trish, a recently widowed gallerist who is rekindling a romantic relationship with her former girlfriend, Vi (Lorraine Toussaint).
  • Logan Lerman is set as a series regular on the upcoming limited series starring Joey King. He currently stars in Amazon's Hunters, which has been renewed for a second season. He recently appeared in the feature film Bullet Train - which also featured King.
  • He will play Addy, a 25-year-old Polish-Jewish middle child. He is an adventurer, who lives in Paris as an engineer and is enjoying budding success as a music composer. He has an ability to find common ground with dissimilar people and a talent to fix anything.
  • Molly Ringwald will co-star on the upcoming second installment of the anthology series. She is best known for starring in the films Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club and Pretty in Pink. She currently recurs on The CW's Riverdale and stars in the Netflix limited series Dahmer, which debuts tomorrow.
  • She will play Joanne Carson, Johnny Carson's second wife, a good friend of Truman Capote's (Tom Hollander), who remained close to him until his death.
  • Tyner Rushing has been cast as a new series regular on the drama's upcoming fourth season. She previously recurred on FX's Under the Banner of Heaven, Netflix's Stranger Things, Amazon's The Terminal List and Netflix's Echoes.
  • She will play Samantha, a space worker on the Mars colony.