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Gershon, Lohan, Krause, Gad & More TV Casting

By Garth Franklin Friday August 16th 2013 12:47PM
Gershon, Lohan, Krause, Gad & More TV Casting

Olive Kitteridge
Gina Gershon will play Donatella Versace in Lifetime's upcoming telemovie "House of Versace" about how Donatella took over the fashion empire after her brother's slaying. Gershon joins a cast that includes Enrico Colantoni as Gianni, Raquel Welch as her Aunt Lucia and Colm Feore as her brother Santo.

Lindsay Lohan has scheduled a guest appearance in the final season of HBO's "Eastbound & Down". No details yet on her character, or how many episodes she's involved in.

Josh Gad will co-star opposite Billy Crystal in FX comedy pilot "The Comedians". Crystal plays a veteran comedian reluctantly paired with a younger, edgier comedian (Gad) for a late-night comedy sketch show. Gad's young and hip comic resents the pairing.

"The Killing" actress Bext Taylor-Krause will appear as 'Sin' in the third and fourth episodes of The CW drama's upcoming second season of "Arrow". The character is a wayward youth who is befriended by the Black Canary.

Finally, John Gallagher Jr., Zoe Kazan, and Jesse Plemons have all joined the cast of the Frances McDormand-led HBO miniseries "Olive Kitteridge". The mini-series is Elizabeth Strout's Pulitzer Prize-winning collection of short stories about a woman observing affairs, crime and tragedy in her small New England town.

Source: The Live Feed

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