Additionally, Cassady McClincy (Castle Rock) has been cast as Lydia, the daughter of Morton’s character, per The Hollywood Reporter.
The Walking Dead Season 9 premieres Sunday, Oct. 7 on AMC.
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* Chad Michael Murray (Marvel’s Agent Carter, One Tree Hill) will recur during Season 3 of Fox’s Star as Xander McPherson, an opportunistic real estate investor who has a toxic relationship with Cassie Brown (newly promoted series regular Brandy Norwood), our sister site Deadline reports.
* Samantha Mathis (The Strain) has joined Billions Season 4 as new Taylor Mason Capital COO Sara Hammon, per The Hollywood Reporter.
* Novelist Harlan Coben is partnering with Netflix (of course) to develop 14 existing titles and future projects (including his upcoming thriller Run Away), into English and foreign language series/films.
* “Green is the New Black,” Arrow star Stephen Amell teased in releasing a new poster for Season 7 (premiering Monday, Oct. 15). Check it out below, and then tell us if the numbering of Slabside cells makes any sense to you:
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