Thursday, November 3, 2022

Casting News - Eric McCormack and Bellamy Young Join Hulu's 'The Other Black Girl'; Plus 2 More Updates!

Casting News - November 3, 2022

Amazon's My Lady Jane; Disney+'s Agatha: Coven of Chaos; and Hulu's The Other Black Girl.

  • Eric McCormack and Bellamy Young have joined the cast of the upcoming drama starring Sinclair Daniel and Ashleigh Murray. McCormack previously starred for eleven seasons in NBC's Will & Grace, three seasons in TNT's Perception and three seasons in Netflix's Travelers. Young starred for seven seasons in ABC's Scandal and two seasons in FOX's Prodigal Son.
  • McCormack will play Richard Wagner, the founder and editor-in-chief of Wagner Books.
  • Young will play Vera Parini, a Hampton's WASP who is one of the most exalted editors at Wagner Books. She is Nella's (Daniel) boss, demanding excellence from her team for her authors who she takes meticulous care of all the time.
  • Dominic Cooper, Rob Brydon, Will Keen, Anna Chancellor, Jim Broadbent, Kate O'Flynn, Isabella Brownson, Henry Ashton, Abbie Hern, Joe Klocek, Máiréad Tyers, Brandon Grace and Michael Workeye will co-star on the upcoming comedy starring Emily Bader, Edward Bluemel and Jordan Peters.
  • Cooper will play Lord Seymour. Brydon will play Lord Dudley. Keen will play the Duke of Norfolk. Chancellor will play Lady Frances Grey. Broadbent will play the Duke of Leicester.
  • No details were announced about the characters O'Flynn, Brownson, Ashton, Hern, Klocek, Tyers, Grace and Workeye will be playing.
  • Ali Ahn and Maria Dizzia have been cast on the upcoming drama starring Kathryn Hahn. Ahn previously starred in the second season of Netflix's Raising Dion and will next be seen in Netflix's upcoming drama The Diplomat. Dizzia recurred on Netflix's Orange Is the New Black and HBO Max's The Staircase.
  • No details were announced about the characters they will be playing.