Nicole Ari Parker is set as a recurring guest star in season 2 of NBC’s drama Revolution. She plays Secretary Justine Allenford, a strong and smart leader. Parker, repped by Gersh and KLWGN, recently starred in the Broadway production of Streetcar Named Desire.

Roger Cross has booked a recurring role in the FX pilot The Strain, directed by Guillermo del Toro. The project, which del Toro co-wrote with Chuck Hogan based on their vampire novel trilogy, tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather (Corey Stoll), the head of the Centers for Disease Control Canary Team who are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient and evil strain of vampirism. Cross, repped by Red Management and KLWGN, plays Mr. Fitzwilliams, Palmer’s (Jonathan Hyde) Head of Security, as well as, his caregiver. Cross has been recurring on CW’s Arrow, Syfy’s Continuum and ABC’s Motive.