With so many new and returning shows coming this fall, there have been a lot of new characters being added. Here are some of the big casting scoops:
First A Musical, Now A Dance Number? “Fame”‘s Debbie Allen will guest star on “Grey’s Anatomy” as Jackson’s mother, and will direct her 4th episode of the series as well.
New Horizons: Andre Braugher (“Men of A Certain Age”) is coming to “Law & Order: SVU” and may get involved with Det. Benson.
“Castle” Fans May Hope For A Murder: “The Killing” star Kristin Lehman will appear on “Castle” as a love interest for the titular character.
Smooth Operator: Jay Mohr is joining “Prime Suspect” in a recurring role as a skeevy assistant district attorney.
Reunited and It Feels So Good: “Hawaii Five-0” will reunite Masi Oka with his former “Heroes” co-star Greg Grunberg.
Reunited and It Feels So Awkward: “Chuck” guest star and “Old Spice” spokesperson Isaiah Mustafa will recur on “Charlie’s Angels” as the ex-fiancee of one of the Angels.
Boy Meets Skeleton? “Boy Meets World”‘s Ben Savage will guest star on “Bones.”
Here’s somewhat of a mix of today’s general TV scoop and casting news:
A famous Swedish novelist is having his book series adapted for television. No, not that one. The other famous Swedish novelist. [Deadline]
“All My Children” creator Agnes Nixon will reprise her role on the soap before it goes off the air this fall. [AOL TV]