Brooklyn Nine-Nine is really Raising the stakes with its latest casting.
He will play one of the NYPD’s best detectives — and a potential love interest for Amy — whom the precinct tries to impress.
Dillahunt currently recurs on the final season of Justified.
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* James Cromwell (American Horror Story) has been tapped for a recurring role on Season 2 of Halt and Catch Fire, our sister site Deadline reports. He’ll play Jacob Wheeler, a Texas millionaire and energy company CEO who clashes with Lee Pace’s Joe MacMillan as he tries to expand his corporate reach.
* Cristela leading lady/real-life General Hospital superfan Cristela Alonzo will guest-star on the soap opera’s Feb. 13 Valentine’s Day episode. She’s shaking things up as Assistant District Attorney Natalia Rodriguez, who has some questions for Nathan West about a break-in.
* Onetime Disney starlet Bella Thorne (Shake It Up!) will star in the upcoming Lifetime movie Perfect High, TheWrap reports, as a high school dancer who falls in with a bad crowd after a knee injury gets her hooked on prescription painkillers.