“Veep” has cast a “Luck”ly vet.
According to TVLine, Kevin Dunn has been cast in a recurring role in the HBO’s comedy series. Dunn will play the president’s new chief of staff, Ben.
Last month, the comedy series received an Emmy for best lead actress in a comedy series.
Kevin Dunn TV credit include “7th Heaven,” “Lost” and “Samantha Who?”
In other casting news…
“Star Trek” alum George Takei will guest star as Chin’s uncle in an upcoming episode on “Hawaii Five-0.” [TV Guide]
Alysia Reiner (“Law & Order: Criminal Intent”) has been tapped to recur in “Orange is the New Black.” Reiner will will play the penitentiary’s assistant warden in the Netflix series. [TVLine]
“Knots Landing” alums Ted Shackelford and Joan Van Ark will reunite on “Dallas.” The duo will reprise their roles as Gary and Valene on “Dallas” in a three-episode arc. [TV Guide]
“Fringe” vet Kevin Corrigan has been cast to guest star on “Men At Work.” Corrigan will play Darryl, a rock-loving wedding guest who changes Milo’s night in a big way. [TV Guide]