Casting News: 4 December 2015

Tip “T.I.” Harris (Entourage), Mekhi Phifer (House of Lies), James Purefoy (The Following), Matthew Goode (The Good Wife), Lane Garrison (Prison Break), Emayatzy Corinealdi (Hand of God) and G. Hannelius (Dog with a Blog) are the latest additions to the miniseries Roots and join the cast along side the alread announced Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anika Noni Rose, Laurence Fishburne, Chad L. Colman, Erica Tazel, Derek Luke, Malachi Kirby and Regé-Jean Page.

New Kids on the Block’s Joey McIntyre will play a fictionalised version of himself in a half-hour improv-style comedy series that will see him juggling a gig as a cable talk show host and his hectic family life.

Keir Dullea (The Good Shepherd) has been cast in a recurring role in Hulu original drama series The Path.

Ana Mulvoy-Ten has a recurring role in the drama pilot Famous In Love.

Sherri Shepherd has joined the cast of Rosewood.

Danny Pino (Cold Case) is set to star in Braindead.

Chrissy Metz (American Horror Story: Freak Show) has been cast in the untitled drama series about people born on the same day.

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