Several familiar faces will be gracing your small screen this fall TV season. Here’s a roundup of the latest casting news:
Tim DeKay on Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD
According to Zap2it, White Collar star Tim DeKay has been cast on Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD as Grant Ward’s (Brett Dalton) older brother, Sen. Christian Ward. Grant previously hinted in season one about his unpleasant childhood no thanks to his brother Christian, who would force Grant to beat up their younger brother against his wishes. Christian will make his debut in the sixth episode of season 2 entitled “A Fractured House.”
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Nicholas D’Agosto on Gotham
Gotham has finally found its Harvey Dent. Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that Nicholas D’Agosto, who plays Dr. Ethan Haas on Showtime’s Masters of Sex, has been cast on the Batman prequel series as the infamous Assistant District Attorney who eventually becomes the villain Two-Face. Dent is described as “bright, charming, idealistic” and is expected to appear in a recurring capacity throughout the first season. Previously we reported that David Zayas will be joining the FOX series as Salvatore Maroni, the mob boss responsible for damaging Dent, resulting to his transformation into Two-Face.
Nicholas Brendon on Faking It
Buffy the Vampire Slayer actor Nicholas Brendon is set to guest star in the season finale of MTV’s Faking It, the comedy series about two best friends who are practically invisible at school until they are mistakenly outed as lesbians. According to The Wrap, Brendon will play Jackson Lee, “a professional artist and Hester High alum who’s interviewing art students for a prestigious fellowship.” Jackson is also described as “incredibly talented, yet jaded and sarcastic” and will serve as an unlikely mentor for Gregg Sulkin’s Liam.
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Adina Porter on The 100
Fans can expect to see a new “grounder” when The 100 returns for its second season. TV Line reports that Adina Porter will be recurring on the post-apocalyptic drama as a “regal and experienced” Grounder warrior named Indra. Porter is best known for playing Lettie Mae Thornton on HBO’s True Blood and as Kendra James on The Newsroom.
Dominic Cooper on Marvel’s Agent Carter
Marvel has announced that Dominic Cooper, who played Tony Stark’s father in Marvel’s Captain America: The First Avenger, will be reprising his character Howard Stark on ABC’s Marvel’s Agent Carter. This marks Cooper’s reunion with lead star Hayley Atwell since making a cameo at the end of Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter.
Which TV guest star are you most looking forward to see this fall?
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