Alyssa Milano To Return To 'Breaking In' As Christian Slater's Estranged Wife And More TV Casting News
In Season 1 of the struggling Fox comedy, Milano first played Amy when she tried to plot against her estranged husband Oz by warming up to Cameron. But by episode’s end, Oz and Amy seemed on the verge of a reconciliation. Looks like we'll have to wait until this season’s Episode 9 to see where Oz and Amy's relationship stands now.
In other casting news...
Mekhi Phifer and "Hung" alum Gregg Henry will guest star in the first two episodes of "White Collar" Season 4. Phifer will play FBI agent Kyle Collins, the Bureau’s top international fugitive-hunting specialist, who is tasked with catching Neal (Matt Bomer). Meanwhile, Henry will guest star as Henry Dobbs, a wealthy local with a secret past that could change Neal and Mozzie's relationship forever. [EW]
"Saturday Night Live" veteran Will Forte has signed on to star in a new sitcom pilot on Fox. Forte will play the lead role in "Rebounding," a comedy about a man recovering from the death of his fiancée with the help of the guys on his basketball team. [EW]
ABC's "Beauty and the Beast" has cast Karen LeBlanc as Ehren, the leader of the rebel band that wants to see Emperor Dorian (F. Murray Abraham) dethroned. [THR]
Carla Gugino will star opposite Sigourney Weaver in USA’s six-hour drama series "Political Animals." Gugino will play a Pulitzer Prize–winning newspaper reporter determined to destroy the career of Weaver’s character, a former First Lady who’s newly divorced from her philandering husband and also the newly appointed Secretary of State. [EW]