Friday, January 20, 2023

Casting News - Duy Nguyen, Kayli Tran and VyVy Nguyen Join 'The Sympathizer'; Stacie Greenwell Lands Recurring Role on 'Cross'

Casting News - January 20, 2023

Amazon's Cross and HBO's The Sympathizer.

  • Duy Nguyen, Kayli Tran and VyVy Nguyen have joined the cast of the upcoming drama starring Robert Downey Jr. Duy Nguyen previously guest starred on NBC's Transplant. Tran guest starred on USA's Shooter and ABC's The Rookie. VyVy Nguyen guest starred on FOX/Hulu's The Mindy Project, NBC's Chicago P.D. and CBS' Young Sheldon.
  • Duy Nguyen will play Man, the Captain's (Hoa Xuande) blood brother and spy handler. His magnetism and intellect draw the Captain into working for the Communist cause.
  • Tran will play The Communist Spy, a determined woman who's willing to put everything on the line for the cause. When she finds herself in enemy hands, her commitment is tested.
  • VyVy Nguyen will play The Major's Wife, a seemingly sweet woman whose fierce devotion to her husband and country leads to dire ramifications.
  • Stacie Greenwell has landed a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Aldis Hodge. She previously recurred on Showtime's Shameless, HBO's Big Little Lies and Paramount+'s Mayor of Kingstown.
  • She will play Detective Shawna De Lackner, who is straightforward and perceptive and doesn't suffer fools gladly. A seasoned detective at the Metro PD, she pays close attention to detail when it comes to both her cases and her appearance.