Eddie Izzard has landed the role of Grandpa in Bryan Fuller (Pushing Daisies) and Bryan Singer’s adaptation of The Munsters, Mockingbird Lane.
Casting! The actress who portrayed Catherine Middleton in Lifetime’s William & Kate and who has recurred in Californication, Camilla Luddington, has been cast as a fairy in True Blood‘s upcoming fifth season. Smallville‘s Alison Mack has booked a stint on Wilfred, and Constance Zimmer (Entourage, Boston Legal) has snagged a recurring role in David Fincher’s anticipated Netflix drama House of Cards.
Starz, as it did with the Kelsey Grammer vehicle Boss, has renewed Magic City for a second season before its series premiere.
Greg Cromer, who has appeared on Community as the so-called Pottery virgin and doctor Rich and Happy Endings as Doug Hitler, has joined Roseanne Barr’s new NBC comedy Downwardly Mobile.
Aziz Ansari is taking a cue from Louis C.K.’s successful direct-to-buyer experiment and will release his stand-up special “Dangerously Delicious” as a digital dowload via his website www.AzizAnsari.com
Check out the poster for HBO’s Veep
And yet another- less graphic but nevertheless spine-chilling- poster for Game of Thrones.