Casting Quickies: Castle, Bones, Gossip Girl And More

by | November 1, 2010 at 9:34 AM | bones, Casting News, Castle, Gossip Girl, Undercovers

Gilles Marini, Laura Prepon and Arnold Vosloo (Pascal Le Segretain/Frazer Harrison/Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Gilles Marini, Laura Prepon and Arnold Vosloo (Pascal Le Segretain/Frazer Harrison/Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Which two actors are bringing to ‘Castle’ a touch of magic and a bit of Heat? Who is ‘Bones’ big new bad? Which soap star might get ‘Gossip Girl’ in a lather? We’ve got your round-up of those casting news items and others.

STORMING ‘CASTLE‘: Magically transporting from ‘Brothers & Sisters’ to ‘Castle,’ Gilles Marini will guest-star on the ABC crime-drama as Tobias Strange, a world-famous magician who becomes a suspect in a murder, says TVGuide.com; he’ll air sometime in January 2011. Also on ‘Castle,’ that ’70s girl, Laura Prepon, has been cast as the actress hired to play Nikki Heat in the big-screen adaptation of Rick’s novel, says EW.com.

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Admits Scott Foley: Exclusive Details!

BONES‘ RATTLER: ‘The Mummy’s Arnold Vosloo has been cast on ‘Bones’ in the role of this season’s big baddie – Jacob Ripkin Broadasky, a sniper who will be accused of killing a recurring character. He’ll appear in several episodes starting in early ’11, says EW.

Fancast Exclusive: Zach Braff Set For ‘Cougar Town’ App-earance

NEW ‘GOSSIP’: ‘Spin City’s Michael Boatman is joining ‘Gossip Girl‘ early next year as a powerful business tycoon/associate of Chuck’s father, MovieLine reports. ‘One Life To Live’s Tika Sumpter will play his beautiful daughter.

Fancast Exclusive: ‘One Tree Hill’s Haley Delivers A Kid!

‘LOST’ STAR GOES UNDERCOVER: Alan Dale (aka ‘Lost’s Charles Widmore) has landed a recurring role on NBC’s ‘Undercovers,’ playing Shaw’s boss/the man who first brought the Blooms into the CIA fold. He’ll first be heard in Episode 8, says TVGuide.com.

Want scoop on your favorite TV show? Send your questions to MattMtvguy@gmail.com and read Fancast’s The Big Tease every Tuesday!