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John Larroquette and Ken Leung to Recur In ‘Infamous’ And More Casting News

John Larroquette, Ken Leung, Infamous

John Larroquette and Ken Leung have join “Infamous” in recurring roles.

According to Deadline, Five-time Emmy winner John Larroquette has been booked to recur in NBC’s drama “Infamous.”  The “Boston Legal” alum will appear in seven episodes of the series, Deadline reports.

Larroquette has been cast to play Sen. Dwight Haverstock, a powerful politician who has a dark history with the Bowers family. Meanwhile, “Lost” alum Ken Leung, who appeared in the season 2 opener of “Person of Interest” will play a detective working the murder case, TVLine reports.

The midseason series “Infamous” follows a female detective (Meagan Good) who returns home to the wealthy Bowers family, where she grew up as the maid’s daughter to solve the murder of her former best friend and notorious heiress, Vivian.

“Infamous” stars Victor Garber, Wes BrownMarin Hinkle and Laz Alonso

More casting news…

Nolan Gerard Funk has been tapped to play Hunter, Warblers’ new frontman on “Glee.” [TVLine]

“The Soul Man” actor Cedric the Entertainer will guest-star on “2 Broke Girls” as Earl’s (Garrett Morris) son. [TV Guide]

“Mike & Molly” has booked “Major Dad” Gerald McRaney to play Patrick Murphy, Mike’s captain. [THR]

ABC Family’s “The Fosters” casts Maia Mitchell and David Lambert. The duo have landed roles on the pilot as Stef’s (Sherri Saum) biological son (Lambert) and the rebellious Callie (Mitchell). [Deadline]

 

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Casting Scoop: Kate Hudson, Sarah Jessica Parker to Guest-Star on ‘Glee’ and More

Sarah Jessica Parker and Kate Hudson will guest-star on the next season of “Glee.”

Parker is going to run Vogue.com, according to an interview with Ian Brennan, the co-creator and executive producer of “Glee,” and AccessHollywood.com.

Parker’s character will interact with Kurt (Chris Colfer) and Rachel (Lea Michele). Brennan described Parker’s character as a frazzled, eccentric and hilarious journalist.

Meanwhile, Kate Hudson will guest-star in six-episodes as Cassandra July, Rachel’s dance instructor at NYADA.

Hudson and Parker are not the only actors who will appear on “Glee” next season. Dean Geyer will play Rachel’s classmate, while newcomer Jacob Artist joins “Glee” as Puck’s younger half-brother. “Glee”‘s main cast are expected to return for the new season, but the amount of episodes per actor is yet to be determined. However, Chord Overstreet will be back on “Glee” as a series regular.

The fourth season of “Glee” is set to premiere Thurs., Sept. 13 at 9 p.m. ET on Fox.

More casting news!

“Lost” vet,  Ken Leung and “Justified”‘s Margo Martindale will guest star on CBS’ upcoming season of “Person of Interest.” Martindale willl guest-star as a woman with ties to Finch’s hacker nemesis/kidnapper, Root (Amy Acker0). [TVLine]

Sarah Jones (Alcatraz) has joined ‘Vegas’ as a smart daughter of a powerful Chicago man. Jones was cast as a series regular. [Deadline]

Michael Trucco (Battlestar Galactica) will return to CBS’ comedy, “How I Met Your Mother” as Robin’s “crush” in a multi-episode arc next season. [TVLine]