Paola Turbay has joined HBO’s drama True Blood as a recurring. She will play Antonia. We don’t know much about her except for the fact that she speaks fluent Spanish. The Houston, TX-born Turbay, who moved to Colombia at age 10, is former Miss Colombia and Miss Universe runner-up. She made her U.S. series debut as a regular on CBS’ Cane and has been recurring on USA’s Royal Pains. Turbay is with Domain and KLWG Management.
The Big Bang Theory star Johnny Galecki is joining the upcoming season of the HBO comedy series Entourage as a recurring. He will play a “tougher” version of himself. Coming off a big movie and a hit TV show, Johnny signs with Eric aka E (Kevin Connolly) and Scott Lavin (Scott Caan) at Murray Berenson and takes interest in Eric’s girlfriend Sloan (Emmanuelle Chriqui). Galecki, who just finished shooting Andrew Niccol’s NOW, is with CAA and Untitled.
The TBS pilot Wedding Band follows a group of guys performing in a wedding band, anchored by 2 lifelong best friends – perennial bachelor Tommy (Brian Austin Green) and Eddie (Peter Cambor), a married father of two. Kathryn Fiore (Glory Daze) will play Eddie’s wife; The Good Guys co-star Jenny Wade will play Tommy’s love interest. Harold Perrineau and Derek Miller co-star in the pilot.
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