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‘Revolution’ Casts Rachel’s Dad And More Casting News

Stephen Collins Heads to Revolution

“7th Heaven” alum joins the “Revolution.”

According to TVLine, Stephen Collins has been cast to play Rachel’s father on “Revolution.”

“[He] brings an entirely new perspective on her, her upbringing,” executive producer Rockne S. O’Bannon told TVGuide during Comic-con. “He’s a very important part of the world we got to inhabit in the first part of the season.”

Meanwhile, Nicole Ari Parker has been booked in a recurring role as a “bright” Secretary Justine Allenford, according to Deadline.

“Revolution” returns Wed.,  Sept. 25 at 8/7c.

More casting news…

Naveen Andrews has been cast in a recurring role. “Lost” alum will play Jafar, the villain in Disney’s 1992 film Aladdin in “Once Upon A Time In Wonderland.”

“Alias” alum Michael Vartan will play Norma’s romantic interest for “Bates Motel” forthcoming season in a recurring role.  [TVLine]

Sean Maguire has been cast to replace Tom Ellis as Robin Hood on “Once Upon A Time.”  [EW]

Amy Acker, who stars as Roots has been promoted to series regular ahead of “Person of Interest’s” season 3. [EW]

Michelle Forbes, “‘The Killing” vet will recur on “Chicago Fire.” Forbes will play Gail McLeod, a high-ranking consultant with the State Fire Marshal’s office. [TVLine.]

CBS 2013-2014 Premiere Dates Revealed: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Final Season Debuts With A Special Hour-long Premiere

We Are Men
We Are Men

CBS 2013 fall schedule is kicking off on Sept. 18 with the 27th edition of reality series “Survivor.”

The America’s #1 network will premiere nearly most of its returning and new programs during the official premiere week.

“The 65th Primetime Emmy® Awards” is set to air live on Sunday, Sept. 22, while the final season of “How I Met Your Mother” debuts with a special one-hour Episode on Monday, Sept. 23 at 8/7c.

New series “Mom” and “Hostages” premiere Monday, Sept. 23, with “The Millers” and “The Crazy Ones” debuting on Thursday, Sept. 26, while “We Are Men” Debuts Monday, Sept. 30.

Below is the full schedule.

Wednesday, Sept. 18

8 p.m. Survivor (Season 27 edition, 90 minutes)

Sunday, Sept. 22
8 p.m. The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards

Monday, Sept. 23

8 p.m. How I Met Your Mother (Season 9/final season)
9 p.m. 2 Broke Girls (Season 3)
9:30 p.m. Mom (new series/series debut)
10 p.m. Hostages (new series)

Tuesday, Sept. 24

8 p.m. NCIS (Season 11)
9 p.m. NCIS: Los Angeles (Season 5)
10 p.m. Person of Interest (Season 3)

Wednesday, Sept. 25
9 p.m. Criminal Minds (Season 9)
10 p.m. CSI (Season 14)

Thursday, Sept. 26

8 p.m. The Big Bang Theory (Season 7)
8:30 p.m. The Millers (new series/series debut)
9 p.m. The Crazy Ones (new series/series debut)
9:30 p.m. Two and a Half Men (Season 11)
10 p.m. Elementary (Season 2)

Friday, Sept. 27

8 p.m. Undercover Boss (Season 5)
9 p.m. Hawaii Five-0 (Season 4)
10 p.m. Blue Bloods (Season 4)

Saturday, Sept. 28

10 p.m. 48 Hours (Season 26)

Sunday, Sept. 29
7 p.m. 60 Minutes (Season 46)
8 p.m. The Amazing Race (23rd Edition)
9 p.m. The Good Wife (Season 5)
10 p.m. The Mentalist (Season 6)

Monday, Sept. 30

8:30 p.m. We Are Men (new series/series debut)

Monday, Feb. 24
10 p.m. Intelligence (new series/series debut)

Justin Bieber to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ And More Casting News

The Biebs are heading to “Saturday Night Live.”

Justin Bieber will host “Saturday Night Live” on February 9, Billboard reports. The 18-year-old pop singer has been cast to as the host and musical guest on the comedy series.

Jennifer Lawrence to Host ‘SNL’ 

The Canadian singer hinted at the rumor tweeting “maybe im hosting and performing on SNL…maybe. :)” This will mark Bieber’s first try as the host of the sketch comedy series.

Additionally, Maroon 5’s front-man Adam Levine will host the sketch show on Jan. 26 with musical guest Kendrick Lamar.

More casting news…

Benjamin Bratt has been booked to reprise his role as Javier, Manny’s father on “Modern Family.” [Huff Post TV]

Sarah Shahi is heading to “Person of Interest” in a recurring role. The “Fairly Legal” alum will play a “fearless, sexy operative in a secret paramilitary organization that tracks and eliminates terrorists before they can act,” on the series. [EW]

Barry Bostwick will play President Fitzgerald Grant’s father on Shonda Rhimes hit drama “Scandal.” [TVLine]

“Torchwood” alum Burn Gorman has been tapped to guest star on “Revenge.” Gorman will play Trask, a member of the American Initiative. [THR]

Charlie & Max Carver Join ‘Teen Wolf’ And More Casting News

Teen Wolf

Charlie and Max Carver, Adelaide Kane and Felisha Terrell are joining the wolf pack.

According to Deadline, “Desperate Housewives” stars Charlie and Max Carver have booked recurring roles on the MTV original series “Teen Wolf.” The twins will play identical twin alpha werewolves Ethan and Aidan, who are described as “dangerous charmers with brilliant minds.”

Colton Haynes Leaving ‘Teen Wolf’

Adelaide Kane will portray a mysterious young woman named Cora, who has secret ties to Beacon Hills. While, Terrell will play Kali, a ruthless and sexy alpha werewolf who invades the Hills. Kane and Terrell will also appear in recurring roles.

More casting news…

Audra McDonald who played Naomi, Sam’s ex-wife on “Private Practice” has been tapped to appear in the series finale. [TV Guide]

“OUAT’s” David Anders will appear on “Arrow” as Cyrus Vanch, a threat to Arrow and Starling City. [Zap2It]

Karolina Kurkova is heading to “Person of Interest.” The supermodel will guest star as herself on the CBS drama series. [THR]

Brett Dalton has joined ABC’s “S.H.I.E.L.D.” The “Killing Lincoln” alum will play a “skilled rising star” named Agent Grant in the pilot. [THR]

“24” alum D.B. Sweeney has been booked to recur as Tanner, an ex-military officer and an enforcer for Aster Corps. [THR]

‘The Following’ Books Mike Colter & Warren Kole And More Casting News

Mike Colter Joins The Following

Mike Colter has joined Fox’s “The Following”

According to TVLine, “Ringer” alum will star as FBI agent Nick Donovan, who is brought in to supervise Joe Carroll’s (played by James Purefoy) case and Agent Hardy.

Also recurring on the thriller series is Warren Kole, TVLine reports. Kole, who starred on USA’s “Common Law” as Wes has been cast in “The Following.”

Kole will play a loyal servant of Joe Carroll, named Roderick.

‘The Following’ will premiere Mon., Jan. 21 at 9/8c p.m.

More casting news…

Kathleen Quinlan (“Apollo 13”) has joined “Chicago Fire” in a multi-episode arc as Lt. Matthew Casey’s (Jesse Spencer) mother. [THR]

Joe Mazzello has joined “Justified” in a recurring role. Mazzello will recur in a multi-episode arc as a preacher who has saved the lives of drug addicts. [Deadline]

Nancy Lee Grahn (“The General Hospital’) will guest star as a rich divorcee, Samantha Voss on “Castle.” [TVLine]

“Army Wives'” Sterling K. Brown has been cast on “Person Of Interest. Brown will play a narcotics detective Cal Beecher in a recurring role. [Deadline]

Kyle Harris has been tapped to play a college freshman, who dates Mouse, Carrie’s friend in a recurring role in “The Carrie Diaries.”  [THR]

‘Lost’ Alum Heads to ‘Person of Interest’ And More Casting News

Lost, Revolution, Person of Interest

“Person of Interest” casts another “Lost” alum.

Mark Pellegrino, who played Jacob on the drama series, will guest star on “Person of Interest.”

According to EW, “POI” creator Jonathan Nolan revealed at New York Comic-Con, that Pellegrino will play the head of a publishing empire on the CBS’ drama.

Pellegrino fellow “Lost” vet Michael Emerson, who played Ben Linus on “Lost” stars on the drama series.

“Person of Interest” airs Thursdays on CBS.

In other casting news…

“Supernatural” alumna Samantha Ferris has been tapped to guest-star on The CW’s freshman series “Emily Owens, M.D.” Ferris joins the drama series as the hospital lawyer Marian Erlando. [TVLine]

Kristen Hager, who played Nora, Josh’s girlfriend on “Being Human” has been bumped up to series regular.

Dave Navarro will guest star on “Sons of Anarchy” in a two-episode arc. Navarro will play a member of the Biz Lats gang, who is close to Nero. [EW]

Abbie Cobb and Zachary Ray Sherman will reprise their roles on “90210’s” 100th episode as Emily and Jasper, respectively. [Hollywoodlife]

Hal Holbrook will play neurosurgeon Arvin Wayne on the TNT new series, “Monday Mornings.” [TVLine]

“Suits” star Gina Torres is heading to NBC’s “Hannibal.”Torres will play Laurence Fishburne’s Jack Crawford wife. Torres will juggle this role with her current role on USA’s “Suits.” [TVLine]

‘Revolution’ Adds Three ‘Supernatural’ Alums And More Casting News

Three “Supernatural” guys are stopping by NBC’s “Revolution.”

Mark Pellegrino, Todd Stashwick and Colin Ford have each booked a guest star role on NBC’s Revolution, TVLine reports.

Todd Stashwick will portray a drug lord in the sixth episode of “Revolution”‘s freshman season. Meanwhile, Pellegrino, who recently appeared on “Grimm” will play a militia officer in the third episode.

Colin Ford will guest star as the brother of a boy who has been kidnapped by the militia.

“Revolution” airs Mondays at 10/9c on NBC.

More casting news…

Nicola Peltz (The Last Airbender) has been tapped to play Norman Bates’ love interest in A&E’s forthcoming series “Bates Motel.” [THR]

“Greek” alum Jake McDorman has landed a recurring role on Showtime “Shameless.” McDorman joins the drama as Fiona’s new charismatic, and fun boss. “Shameless” premieres Jan. 13 at 9/8c. [THR]

“Person of Interest” has a new villain. English actor Julian Sands of “24” and “Smallville” alum will play Alistair, a diabolical man who gives Reese (Jim Caviezel) a run for his money. Also, stopping by “POI” is “True Blood”‘s star Carrie Preston as Finch’s former fiancée Grace. [TV Guide]

‘Person of Interest’ Season 2 Promo: Root Still Has Finch?!

Andrew Leeds “Bones”‘ big bad Wolf is stopping by Seattle Grace. Leeds has booked a potential recurring role in “Grey’s Anatomy”‘s upcoming season, however details about his role are being kept under lock and key. [TVLine]

“Breaking Bad” star Dean Norris will guest star as Whitney’s boyfriend’s (Chris D’Elia) father in an upcoming episode of the forthcoming season of “Whitney.” [EW]

Stephen Colbert has booked a guest star role on the final season of “The Office.” Colbert will guest-star in a Halloween-themed episode as Broccoli Rob, a former member of Here Comes Treble, Andy’s a cappella group. [EW]

’30 Rock’ Cast Byran Cranston and Catherine O’Hara And More Casting News

“Breaking Bad” star, Bryan Cranston and movie veteran Catherine O’Hara will be visiting the Plaza.

TV Guide reports the duo will appear in the last season of “30 Rock.” O’Hara is set to play Kenneth Parcell’s mom, while Cranston will play Ron, her “friend.”

’30 Rock’ Scoop: Is Liz Going to be a Mother?

“30 Rock” returns Thursday, Oct. 4 at 8/7c on NBC.

More casting news…

Gloria Votsis (White Collar) will guest-star on the CBS drama ‘Person of Interest’ as Maxine Angelis, a hotshot reporter who will appear in episode 5 of the forthcoming season. [TVLine]

“White Collar” star Willie Garson will guest star as Sarah Chalke’s uncle on ABC’s new comedy “How To Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life).” Meanwhile, Reid Scott “My Boys” alum will also guest in the comedy series as Chalke’s former classmate who is now a hot doctor. [EW]

Henry Winkler and Judy Greer will return to “Arrested Development” for the series’ fourth season. Winkler will reprise his role as Barry Zuckerkorn, while Greer also tweeted she will return as Kitty Sanchez. [HUFF POST]

Angelique Cabral will recur in ABC’s “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23” as June’s fox-y new co-worker and nemesis. [TVLine]

‘Person of Interest’ Season 2 Promo: Root Still Has Finch?!

Person of Interest

How long will Mr. Finch be kidnapped?

According to the second season promo, it seems Mr. Finch won’t be back in business with Reese soon. I hope my favorite ex-CIA field officer will enlist Carter and Fusco’s help in order to save Finch.

How long will Root hold our friend, Mr. Finch hostage? Find out when “POI” returns Sept., 17 on CBS.

Watch the promo below.

‘Hawaii Five-0’ Casts T.I. And More Casting News

T.I.

Big names are coming to “Hawaii Five-0.”

Rapper T.I. joins previously announced Terrence Howard and Kendall Jenner as a guest star in the forthcoming season of “Hawaii Five-0.”

TVLine reports, the rapper is set to play a crime offender who appears via flashback in an Oct. episode.

Additionally, Arielle Kebbel (90210) and Robbie Amell (Revenge) have been booked to guest star in the CBS drama. According to TVLine, Kebbel and Amell are set to portray a couple who pays a fortune-teller a visit and faces “devastating consequences.”

“Hawaii Five-0” returns Mon., Sept 24 on CBS.

In other casting news…

Tessa Ferrer has been cast to recur in “Grey’s Anatomy.” Little is known about the actress’ character, but we are guessing Ferrer will intern at the another hospital. [TVLine]

Malin Akerman has been booked to appear in “Suburgatory” as Tessa’s mother. The Rock of Ages star is set to appear in the Thanksgiving and Christmas episodes of the upcoming season. [EW]

Garcelle Beauvais will portray Miranda, an owner of a radio station who has a crush on Dule in “Psych.” [TVLine]

Paloma Guzmán has been tapped to guest star on “Person of Interest.” The “Pretty Little Liars” vet will play a spoiled, smart daughter of a Brazilian diplomat.  [TVLine]

Michael Vartan is set to guest star on “Go On.” Vartan will play a hockey player who plays with Matthew Perry’s character. [TVLine]

Mircea Monroe will reprise her role as Tancy, Wade’s ex-wife for multi-episode arc in “Hart of Dixie.” [TVLine]