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TV Casting: Faris, Davis, Judd, Jones

By Garth Franklin Tuesday February 25th 2014 10:53PM

Supernatural: Tribes
Sean Faris is set to co-star in the upcoming spin-off series "Supernatural: Tribes". Faris plays Julian Durant, the werewolf son of a wealthy family of lycanthropes who has no love for the shapeshifting Hayden family.

The story revolves around various mafia-esque monster families that run the underbelly of Chicago and are being tracked by a newly minted hunter who is trying to stop them and rid Chicago of anything or anyone supernatural. [Source: The Live Feed]

How to Get Away With Murder
Viola Davis is set to star in ABC's new Shonda Rhimes-produced, suspense-driven legal thriller pilot "How to Get Away With Murder".

The story centers on ambitious law students and their brilliant and mysterious criminal defense professor (Davis) who become entangled in a murder plot that could rock their entire university and change the course of their lives. [Source: The Live Feed]

Salvation
Ashley Judd will star in NBC's provocative Texas church drama "Salvation" which aims to explore themes of faith, family and corruption.

Judd plays Jennifer Strickland, a mother who has to defend her children, church and religious beliefs after her mega-church pastor husband dies under mysterious circumstances. [Source: The Live Feed]

Tribeca
Rashida Jones' real-life parents Quincy Jones and Peggy Lipton are set to play her on-screen parents in the Steve Carell-directed TBS single-camera comedy pilot "Tribeca".

The series is described as a satirical look at a police procedural. Alfred Molina will play the recurring role of Dr. Edelweiss, a solemn and serious handwriting expert who also has a penchant for toys. [Source: Deadline]

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