Meta Golding (The Hunger Games franchise) and Jee Young Han (Young Adult) have been cast in Agatha, from ABC Studios and Mark Gordon Co., about a former convict-turned-big-city criminologist who is brought in to help local police crack a case involving a perplexing disappearance.
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Golding, repped by Paradigm and A Management, will play Stacy Soto, a smart, sassy, tough-as-nails DA who is not only Agatha’s nemesis but is dating Agatha’s father. She recurs on the CW’s The Tomorrow People. Young, repped by Innovative, plays Chelsea, the rookie cop assigned to liaise Agatha.
Catalina Denis (Brick Mansions) and Kyle Harrison Breitkopf (Parental Guidance) have joined the cast of The Visitors, from Amblin TV. It chronicles the race against the clock to defeat an unseen alien enemy out to destroy the world. Denis, repped by Act 1 and Thruline, plays Dr. Maria Martinez, who tends to John Doe in the hospital. Innovative Artists-repped Breitkopf will play Henry, Agent Claire Bennigan’s deaf, 7-year-old son who lost his dad to an accident three months ago.
Kevin G. Schmidt (The Young And The Restless) has been cast in ABC’s drama pilot Sea Of Fire. It chronicles the fallout from three teenage girls starring in a pornographic film, which tears their families apart and leads to a disappearance and a murder. Schmidt, with ICM Partners and Cammerata Management, will play Zander Harper, who’s dating Jane and becomes a suspect in her disappearance.
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