Monday, February 12, 2024

Casting News - Jessica Capshaw Books 'Grey's Anatomy' Return; Blackpink's Lisa Joins 'The White Lotus'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - February 12, 2024

ABC's Grey's Anatomy; AppleTV+'s The Last Frontier; and HBO's The White Lotus.

  • Jessica Capshaw will reprise her role as Dr. Arizona Robbins in an upcoming episode of the drama's 20th season. She previously starred on the medical drama for nine seasons. Furthermore, Natalie Morales and Freddy Miyares will also appear in the upcoming season. Morales recurred on Netflix's Dead to Me and AppleTV+'s The Morning Show. Miyares starred in the Max limited series DMZ.
  • No details were immediately revealed about Arizona's return to Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. She left Seattle in the Season 14 finale to move to New York so her daughter Sophia could be closer to her other mom, Dr. Callie Torres (former series regular Sara Ramirez).
  • Morales will play Monica Beltran, a pediatric surgeon whose pragmatism and level-headedness have made her one of the best in her field. Her willingness to push boundaries can be admirable and aggravating, but it's always aimed at providing top-quality care to her patients.
  • Miyares will play Dorian, an intelligent, warm and likable patient who is involved in a serious accident and is struggling with his future.
  • Simone Kessell will co-star on the upcoming drama starring Jason Clarke. She currently stars in Showtime's Yellowjackets, which has been renewed for a third season. She also recurred on the Disney+ limited series Obi-Wan Kenobi.
  • She will play Sarah, US Marshal Frank Remnick's (Clarke) wife.
  • Lalisa Manobal has joined the cast of the upcoming third installment of the anthology series. She is currently a member of the Korean girl group Blackpink - performing under the name Lisa. She will make her acting debut with the series.
  • As with all prior casting for the new season, no details were immediately announced about the character she will be playing.