Casting News: 30 April 2014


Sarah Silverman has picked up a recurring role on the second season of Masters of Sex

Jake Weber (Medium) is to become a series regular on the fourth season of Hell on Wheels

Drea de Matteo (Sons of Anarchy, The Sopranos) has signed up with Endemol Beyond USA for her own digital series The Muthaship starring Drea de Matteo.

Daisy Ridley (Mr Selfridge) and John Boyega (24: Live Another Day) join Adam Driver (Girls) for Star Wars: Episode VII.

Locally, Brodie Kane is leaving Seven Sharp for Fair Go. Libby Middlebrook is leaving Fair Go to join Sunday and Matt McLean is going to current affairs show 20/20 to replace Hannah Ockleford who has gone on her OE.

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    I don’t know how old this news is, or if anyone is interested, but – in case: Melissa Berglund, who is the redhead who plays Jenny on Winners and Losers, has won the lead role in a major love story movie that’s being shot in Canada. This is big news, and a big deal, over in Oz. She’s not leaving Winners and Losers though – she’s filming her commitments around it (they’re shooting season 4 over there now).