Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Casting News - Rosie O'Donnell Joins 'And Just Like That'; Neal McDonough to Recur on 'Tulsa King'; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - May 1, 2024

Amazon's Motorheads; Max's And Just Like That; and Paramount+'s Tulsa King.

  • Matt Lanter and Sophia Esperanza have been cast in recurring roles on the upcoming drama starring Ryan Phillippe and Nathalie Kelley. Lanter previously starred for five seasons in The CW's 90210, two seasons in NBC's Timeless and in Netflix's one-season drama Jupiter's Legacy. Esperanza will make her acting debut on the drama.
  • Lanter will play Darren, a wealthy and powerful father of 17-year-old Harris (Josh Macqueen), who, like his dad, is a serious street racer. Both Darren and Harris are struggling with the aftermath of the death of Harris' mother. Darren is surprised to learn that the new kid in town is the son of his old street racing nemesis.
  • Esperanza will play Ryan, the leader of a street crew from outside Ironwood. Fun and dangerous, she has a special connection to the town.
  • Neal McDonough has booked a recurring role on the dramedy's upcoming second season. He previously recurred on FX's Justified, USA's Suits, The CW's Arrow, The CW's Legends of Tomorrow, Paramount's Yellowstone, FX's American Horror Story: Double Feature and FOX's 9-1-1: Lone Star.
  • He will play Cal Thresher, a powerful and extremely territorial businessman in Tulsa.
  • Rosie O'Donnell has joined the cast of the comedy's upcoming third season. She previously starred for two seasons in Showtime's SMILF and in the HBO limited series I Know This Much Is True. She also recurred on Freeform's The Fosters, CBS' Mom and Showtime's The L Word: Generation Q.
  • She will play Mary. No additional character details were immediately announced.