“Awkward” adds “The Breakfast Club” and “Sixteen Candles” alum.
Anthony Michael Hall will appear on “Awkward’s” upcoming third season for a multi-episode arc. Hall will play Mr. Hart, “a sadistic creative writing teacher that pushes the students out of their comfort zones,” according to Entertainment Weekly.
Additionally, “Glee” newbie Nolan Funk will portray Collin James, a confident new prep school transfer to Palos Hills. Funk will appear in a multi-episode arc.
More casting news…
Seth Rogen has been tapped to appear on “The Mindy Project.” The Guilt Trip actor will play Sam, Mindy’s teenage love interest.
Rap artiste Rick Ross has been cast to play “Butterball,” in STARZ’s “Magic City.” “Butterball” is described as the proprietor of an illegal Cuban/American gambling house in Miami known as a “bolita.”
Adam Shapiro, who is Katie Lowes’ real life husband has been cast to appear on “Scandal.” Shapiro will play Lindsay’s doomed boyfriend Jesse, who was killed years ago by a bomb Lindsay was accused of mailing. [TVLine]
Terry O’Quinn is set to return to “Hawaii Five-0” as the mysterious Joe White and “McG has a LOT of questions” for him. [Twitter]
Burgess Jenkins and Joshua Henry are set to recur on the upcoming seventh season of “Army Wives.” Jenkins will play Maggie’s (Torrey DeVitto) husband and Henry will play Latasha’s (Ashanti) husband. [Deadline]