TVLine Items: Falling Skies Fave to Syfy, Hawaii Five-0's New Governor and More

Colin Cunningham

Colin Cunningham is set to host an especially sick kind of auto race.

The Falling Skies alum has joined the cast of Syfy’s upcoming near-apocalyptic drama Blood Drive as Slink, the mastermind of the titular underground death race where the cars are fueled by human blood.

Blood Drive also stars Alan Ritchson (Smallville) as Arthur, the last good cop in L.A., and Christina Ochoa (Animal Kingdom) as Grace, a dangerous femme fatale with her own agenda.

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

* Rosalind Chao (The O.C.) has joined CBS’ Hawaii Five-0 in the recurring role of Governor Mahoe, to debut in the Season 7 premiere (airing Friday, Sept. 23).

* Richard Cabral will return to ABC’s midseason anthology series American Crime for Season 3, which is expected to be set in North Carolina.

* Andy Greenwald (After the Thrones) will host Hacking Robot, USA Network’s Mr. Robot‘s aftershow airing Wednesday, July 13 at 11:30 pm, following the acclaimed drama’s two-hour Season 2 premiere.

My Last Days, a docuseries that follows various people with a terminal illnesses, will have a three-night premiere on The CW. Created and hosted by Jane The Virgin‘s Justin Baldoni, it was air from Wednesday, Aug. 17 to Friday, Aug. 19, each night at 9 pm.