Annika Marks (The Sessions) has landed a recurring role on ABC Family’s The Fosters, produced by Jennifer Lopez’s Nuyorican Productions. Marks will play Monte, the principal at Anchor Beach Community Charter School. An attractive, personable professional woman, Monte wants to focus on administration, budget and finance, giving Lena (Sherri Saum) control over student curriculum, but she is shocked when Lena suddenly quits. Marks is repped by APA and Greenlight Management.
Rotimi Akinosho (Boss) has booked a series regular role opposite Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and Omari Hardwick on Starz’s drama series Power, from CBS TV Studios and executive producers Jackson, Mark Canton and Randall Emmett. Created/executive produced by Courtney Kemp Agboh, Power centers on wealthy New York City nightclub owner James “Ghost” St. Patrick (Hardwick), who is living a double life as a kingpin. Akinosho, repped by UTA, Category 5’s Brian Sher and Glow Connection, will play Dre, the quick-tempered young protégé of Kanan (Jackson).