NBC’s “Revolution” cast “Taken” and “Sons of Anarchy” actors.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Leland Orser, who starred in the “Taken” franchise has been tapped to play John Samborn on the drama series. Samborn is described as a “tense scientist who loves to build weapons.”
Meanwhile, “Sons of Anarchy” actor Patrick St. Esprit, will play a tough rebel leader, named Wayne Ramsey, EW reports.
Both actors are join the series in possible recurring roles.
“Revolution” airs Mondays, at 10 p.m. on NBC.
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