HBO Wall Street Comedy To Star Rob Riggle And More Casting News

05/15/2012 03:43 pm ET

Rob Riggle is on his way to Wall Street. According to TVLine, the "Daily Show" alum is set to star in HBO's upcoming star-studded comedy about 1980s Wall Street.

Riggle will play a bond trader who lives a dark, self-involved life alongside Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg and Adam McKay.

In other casting news...

Lorraine Toussaint has landed a guest spot on "Drop Dead Diva." The "Saving Grace" star will make a guest appearance on the Lifetime drama as Jane's former law professor. [THR]

Maggie Grace is headed to "Californication." The former "Lost" actress will appear in nine episodes of the Showtime series as Faith, a religious young woman with a fondness for sex, drugs and rock and roll. [EW]

M. Emmet Walsh is guest starring on "Damages." The "Blade Runner" actor will play Patty Hewes' father in the show's upcoming final season. [TV Guide]

"Cougar Town's "Ian Gomez will guest star on Lifetime's "Drop Dead Diva." On the series, Gomez is set to play Warren Patton, a con man who goes on a mission to sue Harrison & Parker's newest client after being hit by a gourmet food truck. [TVLine]

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