Casting Updates: Nashville Adds True Blood Wolfman, Breaking Bad Vet to Vegas and More!

Nashville Season 1 SpoilersErstwhile True Blood packmaster Daniel Buran will soon be making sweet music on ABC’s Nashville.

The actor has landed a recurring role on the country-tinged freshman drama, per The Hollywood Reporter, playing Cy, a Bon Jovi-like rockstar whose band is looking for a new guitar player. (Ahem, Deacon…)

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Buran — whose other credits include Criminal Minds and Southland — most recently appeared on Dexter as Wayne Randall, the incarcerated ex of Yvonne Strahovski’s murderous Hannah McKay.

In other weekend casting news…

• Breaking Bad‘s RJ Mitte has been tapped to guest-star on CBS’ rookie drama Vegas. Per The Hollywood Reporter, he’ll portray Nathan’s (Stephen Monroe Taylor) younger brother who has opted to move to Sin City for a life of crime with his sibling.

Academy Award-winning musician Glen Hansard (Once) will make a cameo in a December installment of Parenthood, reports. The Swell Season frontman will use the Luncheonette to record some songs.

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Comedians Wayne Brady and Caroline Rhea have both booked guest spots in the upcoming second season of ABC Family’s Baby Daddy, Brady will drop by as a talk-show host, while Rhea is set to play the mother of leading man Ben’s pal Riley.

Which castings piqued your interest today?

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  1. 1234 says:

    Nashville hasn’t gotten cancelled yet?

  2. Jared says:

    Deacon has a bigger and better storyline than Connie Britons Rayna.

  3. Ram510 says:

    When does Baby Daddy come back?

  4. Delia says:

    I hope they make him look better here than they did on True Blood. I know it fit his character, but it was a darned shame how sleazy he looked on TB – a real waste of eye candy. :)