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Portia De Rossi Joins 'Munsters' Reboot 'Mockingbird Lane' And More Casting News

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Portia de Rossi will play Lily Munster in
Portia de Rossi will play Lily Munster in "Mockingbird Lane."

Portia de Rossi is moving to "Mockingbird Lane." The "Arrested Development" star will play Lily Munster in NBC's "Munsters" reboot "Mockingbird Lane," according to EW.

De Rossi joins the previously announced cast: Jerry O'Connell as Herman, Eddie Izzard as Grandpa, Mason Cook as Eddie and Charity Wakefield as Marilyn.

"Mockingbird Lane" is being developed by "Pushing Daisies" creator Bryan Fuller and directed by "X-Men's" Bryan Singer.

In other casting news ...

Bellamy Young has gotten a "Scandal" promotion.
Young, who plays First Lady Mellie Grant, will be a series regular for Season 2 of the ABC drama from Shonda Rhimes. [TV Guide]

Margarita Levieva is sticking around "Revenge."
Levieva, Amanda Clarke to viewers, will be in at least seven of the first 14 episodes of Season 2. [TVLine]

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