Britt Robertson Casual

TVLine Items: Britt Robertson on Casual, Oprah's TV Return and More

Hulu is facilitating a rather unexpected reunion — Life Unexpected, that is.

Britt Robertson — who starred on The CW’s short-lived drama — will recur on Casual, which is exec-produced by Life Unexpected creator Liz Tigelaar.

According to THR, Robertson will appear in Season 2 as Fallon, the smart and sarcastic assistant to Vincent Kartheiser’s venture capitalist Jordan.

Since Life Unexpected, Robertson’s TV credits have included Under the Dome and Secret Circle.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* OWN on Wednesday unveiled a first look at Greenleaf, its upcoming drama series (premiering Tuesday, June 21, at 10/9c) set against the backdrop of a sprawling Memphis megachurch. Scroll down to see a snapshot of Oprah (left) as Aunt Mavis — her first recurring role on a scripted series in two decades:

Oprah Winfrey Greenleaf

* On the heels of its March 10 finale, Showtime’s docuseries Dark Net — which explores the dangers of the deep web — has been renewed for a second season.

* ABC’s three-hour Dirty Dancing remake has cast actor/dancer Beau “Casper” Smart in the role of Billy Kostecki, Johnny Castle’s younger cousin, Deadline reports.

* Woody Allen’s untitled, 1960s-set Amazon series has added a whole slew of cast members: Michael Rapaport (Justified), Becky Ann Baker (Girls), Lewis Black (The Daily Show), Joy Behar (The View), Margaret Ladd (Falcon Crest), Rebecca Schull (Wings), David Harbour (The Newsroom) and Christine Ebersole (Royal Pains).

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  1. Riana says:

    Yes. This is awesome especially since I already have Hulu

  2. Ceylan says:

    I think you forgot to add the Secret Circle after ‘who starred on The CW’s short-lived drama’.

    • Allie says:

      They were referring the previous sentence, which referenced Life Unexpected, the short-lived show Robertson starred in on CW before it was canceled. I believe that was a year or two before Secret Circle.

  3. Pati says:

    Is Abc’s Dirty dancing remake going to be a tv movie remake or a live version of it? I’m so confused and the cast is just terrible. I have no faith in Abigal Breslin

  4. Joey Padron says:

    Happy Britt is coming back to TV! Can’t wait to see her on Casual’s new season!

  5. Sam says:

    I don’t like Britt that much but she Makes Dylan happy and I’m happy for him…I hope he gets well very soon lv him♥♥♥♥♥♥♥

  6. sam says:

    jst saying I loved Britt in Avalon High (don’t know if I spelt it right) but obviously love Dylan more…I mean hv u seen the guy!!!!