Friday, June 28, 2024

Casting News - Dominic Rains Departs 'Chicago Med'; Will Forte Joins 'The Four Seasons'; Plus 4 More Updates!

Casting News - June 28, 2024

Amazon's The Better Sister, El Gato & Obsession; AppleTV+'s Neuromancer; NBC's Chicago Med; and Netflix's The Four Seasons.

  • Patch Darragh, Kira Guloien, Celeste Oliva, Jesse James Keitel and Matt Murray have booked recurring roles on the upcoming drama starring Dove Cameron and Avan Jogia. Darragh previously recurred on Hulu's The Path, Showtime's The Loudest Voice and HBO's Succession. Guloien appeared in the 2022 film Women Talking. Oliva recurred on HBO's We Own This City and Max's Julia. Keitel starred in the first season of ABC's Big Sky. Murray starred for three seasons in The CW's In the Dark
  • Darragh will play Dan Troxler, a trustworthy psychotherapist who is closely guarding the secrets of his pet client while attempting to assuage his guilt.
  • Guloien will play Jane Miller, an enigmatic woman whose attempts at charm thinly veil an ambitious professional agenda.
  • Oliva will play Camille "Cami" Russo, a detective sergeant of the Boston Police Department and Lee (Karla Souza) and Karl's (Dorian Missick) boss. She's smart, tough, fair, cares about her cops and is willing to protect them - as long as they remain in loyal service of her department.
  • Keitel will play Alison Meadows, who is stunning, sophisticated and underestimated in her ability to see through lies and find ways to expose them.
  • Murray will play Kevin Sullivan, the property manager of a swanky Boston apartment building. He appears confident and eager to please - a facade he maintains to conceal the fact that he knows more than he is saying. He has an agenda behind a bravado with cracking edges.
  • Will Forte has joined the cast of the upcoming comedy created by and starring Tina Fey. He previously created and starred in FOX's The Last Man on Earth, receiving three Emmy Award nominations across its four-season run. He recently starred in Netflix's Bodkin, which released its first season last month.
  • No details were immediately announced about the character he will be playing.
  • Briana Middleton will play the female lead opposite Callum Turner in the upcoming drama based on the novel by William Gibson. She previously starred in the films The Tender Bar and Sharper.
  • She will play Molly, Case's (Turner) partner, a razor-girl assassin with mirrored eyes.
  • Angela Sarafyan has landed a recurring role on the upcoming drama starring Diego Boneta. She previously starred for four seasons in HBO's Westworld.
  • She will play Elisa Kazanjian, a stoic CIA agent. 10 years ago, she was involved in a terrible massacre while serving in the military in Afghanistan. The traumatic event left her cold and emotionless, but no less capable. Presently she's serving in Mexico City with the "Company" on a mission to unravel the criminal past of a billionaire agricultural titan Gabriel Guerrero. 
  • Dominic Rains is departing the cast of the veteran medical drama ahead of its upcoming tenth season. It's currently unclear if he will return as a guest star to conclude his character's story. He joined the drama as a recurring guest star in the Season 5 premiere and was promoted to series regular later that season.
  • He played Dr. Crockett Marcel, an emergency room surgeon. In the Season 9 finale, Crockett was told by Sharon Goodwin (S. Epatha Merkerson) to take some personal time following the death of his young patient and later his patient's father.
  • Lorraine Toussaint has been cast as a series regular on the upcoming drama starring Jessica Biel and Elizabeth Banks. She currently stars in CBS' The Equalizer, which has been renewed for a fifth season. A deal has been struck for her to appear as series regulars on both series simultaneously.
  • She will play Catherine Lancaster, the grand dame of publishing and New York City queen-maker. Chloe's (Biel) mentor and boss, Catherine is always thinking about the long game.