Reign Will Kemp

TVLine Items: Reign Queen's New Man, James Remar Follows Path and More

Mary Queen of Scots is closing in on a new hubby.

Will Kemp (Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, 90210) will guest-star on Season 4 of Reign as Lord Darnley, the real-life English nobleman who would become Mary’s second husband, per out sister site Deadline.

As first reported by TVLine, Darnley has a blood-claim to the English throne and a “wildly ambitious mother whose love hinges entirely on his ability to secure a crown.” He hopes to become Mary’s spouse, a union which “could take down Elizabeth, giving [the couple] not just one nation, but two.”

Kemp is slated to appear in three episodes, with an option to become a series regular.

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

* Coming off the cancellation of The Grinder, co-star Mary Elizabeth Ellis has landed a recurring role opposite Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant in Netflix’s upcoming comedy Santa Clarita Diet, Deadline reports. She will play the outgoing, party mom neighbor of Olyphant and Barrymore’s husband and wife.

* James Remar (Dexter) has joined Hulu’s The Path for Season 2, playing Kodiak, a controversial longtime member of the Movement who is called back to the compound amid suspicions of corruption, per Deadline.

* Singer Sara Evans will guest-star in Chrisley Knows Best‘s Season 4 finale (airing June 14 on USA Network), during which she and star Todd Chrisley will perform the duet “Infinite Love.”

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4 Comments
  1. Mike says:

    So they are planning on making him an alcoholic as well. Considering the real Darnley was like that as well.

  2. JosiahBartlet4President says:

    Is The Path any good? I liked James Remar on SATC and Dexter.

  3. Anonymous 134 says:

    Well so this is the Mary’s son father. Thanks to him finally Mary will have an heir, the same that for Elizabeth I. This is ironic. Maybe Lord Darnley is a drunk, but at last he had a son and let a trace in the history. I was of Franvis until my balls. Really his story with Mary turned Reign in an horrible soap opera. Sometimes the villains are better than the bored heroes.