Pilot News: Paige Turco, Once Princess, Oz Alum and Leslie Bibb Among the Latest Castings
As reported by our sister site Deadline….
* Turco has joined The CW’s newly enumerated The 100, which revolves around 100 juvenile delinquents dispatched from a space station to investigate the possibility of re-colonizing a nuclear war-ravaged Earth. Turco will play the mother of the space station’s chief medical officer.
* Fresh off playing Once‘s Aurora aka Sleeping Beauty, Bolger has boarded ABC’s single-camera comedy Mixology, which follows five guys and five girls, in search of love, all over the course of one night.
* Oz alum Terry Kinney will play John Stamos’ father-in-law in NBC‘s drama I Am Victor.
* Leslie Bibb (Popular) will guest-star (and ultimately maybe recur) on Jason Katims’ NBC adaptation of About A Boy, playing a cellist who becomes entangled with David Walton’s Will.
* Eric Andre (Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23) and comedian Josh Rabinowitz have landed leads in NBC’s untitled Robert Padnick/Greg Daniels comedy about the trials and tribulations of dating in your 20s.
* Tone Bell (Whitney) has booked a “second position” gig on Fox’s To My Future Assistant, a single-cam comedy about the assistants at a New York City law firm.