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Gotham, Shameless, The Ambassador’s Wife, and other TV productions have made recent TV show casting, TV movie casting, and TV directing news. These shows and movies air on Fox and Showtime.

The Ambassador’s Wife

Anne Hathaway will star in a limited series adaptation of “The Ambassador’s Wife”

Inspired by her personal experiences as the wife of the British Ambassador to Yemen, Steil’s novel is a harrowing tale about the kidnapping of an American woman in the Middle East and the heartbreaking choices she and her husband each must make in the hope of being reunited.

Supergirl (CBS)

Levi Miller has joined the cast of CBS’ “Supergirl”

The young actor will play Carter Grant, the son of Calista Flockhart’s character Cat Grant.

Twelve-year-old Carter is described as sensitive and shy, and harboring a crush on Supergirl, which he confesses to his babysitter Kara. Miller is set to make his debut in Episode 4.

Orange Is The New Black (Netflix)

Shannon Esper has booked a recurring role on the upcoming fourth season of Netflix/Lionsgate TV prison drama, Orange Is The New Black. She will play Alana Dwight, a new inmate whose meek ways make her impossible to hate.

The Magicians (Syfy)

Tembi Locke has joined the cast of Syfy’s drama series The Magicians…as a recurring. She’s returning to the role of Dr. London that she played in the pilot.

Ty Hunter

Thomas Caplan’s Ty Hunter series of novels about a military badass-turned-movie star-turned spy may be going to the small screen…with Trevor Donovan (History Channel’s Texas Rising) attached to the series in the lead role.

The books follow movie star Ty Hunter, an A-list idol whose past as a covert operative leads to his recruitment by the President of the United States to stop the trafficking of illicit nuclear weapons, reigniting a clandestine career where Hunter’s fame becomes his cover…The proposed series would be based on The Man Who Wasn’t, the upcoming second book.

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