Three series regulars are joining BET’s “Reed Between the Lines.”
THR reports, Tony Rock, Charlie Robinson and Michole White have been booked to join the series. Tony Rock is set to play Julius Darren, Alex’s (Malcolm-Jamal Warner) oldest friend who appears to give Alex unwanted marriage advice.
Additionally, Alex’s friend Simone Winters will be portrayed by Michole White. Winters is a single doctor, who is sick of hearing how she intimidates men.
Lastly, Charlie Robinson has been cast as Alex’s father, Monroe Reed.
“Reed Between the Lines” returns next year.
In other casting news…
Tina Majorino will guest-star on Abc drama “Grey’s Anatomy.” The “Veronica Mars” alum will play an intern named Heather at Seattle Grace or at another hospital. [TV Guide]
David Alpay (The Borgias) has been booked to recur on “The Vampire Diaries.” Alpay will play Shane, an attractive and charismatic Professor. [TVLine]
Jeffrey Nordling (24) has been tapped to guest-star in an upcoming episode of “Necessary Roughness.” The “24” vet will play Glen Purlman, a media relations guru. [TVLine]
Abc has recast Emily’s mentor on “Revenge.” The role which was previously played by Hiroyuki Sanada will now be played by Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (Heroes). [TV Guide]
John Benjamin Hickey (The Big C) has booked a major recurring role on “The Mob Doctor.” Hickey will play a U.S. attorney, who is the father of Zach Gilford’s doctor character. [THR]
Jordan Masterson has been cast as Kristin’s baby daddy on “Last Man Standing.” The role was originally portrayed by Nick Jonas. [TV Guide.com]