A new casting breakdown sheet for the upcoming DC Comics-inspired live-action “Titans” series has lesked online and offered descriptions of some of the guest stars we can expect to see on the show.
As the casting is likely using codenames for key characters there’s already been speculation that the four names mentioned in the list, which was leaked by That Hashtag Show, will be the comic book characters of Roy Harper/Arsenal, Rita Farr/Elasti-Girl, Raven’s mother Arella, and Brother Blood respectively. Here’s the full description:
[DANIEL CROSS] Male, 17-19, Caucasian. Athletic, street smart, cocky, yet charming. His life is changed forever when he crosses a crime fighter and is given a new outlet for his rebellious ways. RECURRING GUEST STAR.
[JENNIFER ANDREWS] Female, 20s/30s, Caucasian. Small town, Midwestern girl gone to Hollywood, Jennifer is a star on the rise. She comes across a doe-eyed, All-American and naive in her approach to her art, and life. Jennifer emulates the classic girl-next-door actors from the 1940’s and 50’s. A bit Stepford-y in her thinking and appearance, Jennifer feels like a woman out of time. RECURRING GUEST STAR.
[CAROLINE] Female, 40s, Caucasian. Forever sleepless with worry, she’s the mother to a young, troubled teen. Seeking a recognizable cameo face or name. GUEST STAR.
[THE MESSENGER] Male, 50s-60s, Open ethnicity. Outwardly a warm and kind presence, he doesn’t seem the type to be powerful or malicious. But he has the ability to turn on a dime and be the most terrifying man you have ever met. Seeking offer only names/recognizable faces…RECURRING GUEST STAR.
Whomever is cast will join Brenton Thwaites as Dick Grayson leading a team of young heroes including Alan Ritchson as Hawk, Minka Kelly as Dove, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, Lindsey Gort as Det. Rohrbach and Ryan Potter as Beast Boy. The series will premiere on a DC subscription streaming service which will launch in 2018.