“7th Heaven” alum joins the “Revolution.”
According to TVLine, Stephen Collins has been cast to play Rachel’s father on “Revolution.”
“[He] brings an entirely new perspective on her, her upbringing,” executive producer Rockne S. O’Bannon told TVGuide during Comic-con. ”He’s a very important part of the world we got to inhabit in the first part of the season.”
Meanwhile, Nicole Ari Parker has been booked in a recurring role as a “bright” Secretary Justine Allenford, according to Deadline.
“Revolution” returns Wed., Sept. 25 at 8/7c.
More casting news…
Naveen Andrews has been cast in a recurring role. “Lost” alum will play Jafar, the villain in Disney’s 1992 film Aladdin in “Once Upon A Time In Wonderland.”
“Alias” alum Michael Vartan will play Norma’s romantic interest for “Bates Motel” forthcoming season in a recurring role. [TVLine]
Sean Maguire has been cast to replace Tom Ellis as Robin Hood on “Once Upon A Time.” [EW]
Amy Acker, who stars as Roots has been promoted to series regular ahead of “Person of Interest’s” season 3. [EW]
Michelle Forbes, “‘The Killing” vet will recur on “Chicago Fire.” Forbes will play Gail McLeod, a high-ranking consultant with the State Fire Marshal’s office. [TVLine.]