A few casting bits.
– TVLine reports that Famke Janssen (“X-Men”) has joined the cast of ABC’s “How To Get Away With Murder” for a multi-episode arc.
Details of her role have not been confirmed, but rumor has it that she will be playing a brilliant, revered defense attorney who takes her job very seriously.
– Jordana Brewster (“Fast & Furious”) and Charlie Barnett (“Chicago Fire”) have come aboard the second season of ABC’s “Secrets & Lies” per Deadline.
Brewster will play Kate Warner, an accomplished attorney who runs the compliance department for the Warner family-owned private equity firm, while Barnett is set to play Patrick Warner, the youngest child of private equity magnate John Warner. He works as an analyst at the firm owned by his father, along with his older brother Eric (Michael Ealy).
– Ann Cusack (“Hart of Dixie”, “Private Practice”) has joined another veteran ABC drama, “Castle”, for its upcoming eighth season, TVLine reports. Details on her part are a bit spoilery, so hit the source link above if you want to know.