The Boy Next Door star Ryan Guzman has boarded NBC’s event series Heroes Reborn, toplined by Jack Coleman and Zachary Levi. Also cast in the 13-episode event series from Heroes creator Tim Kring is Gatlin Green (Finding Cody).
A follow-up with a new story and set of characters said to take place after the events of the original series, Heroes Reborn is executive produced by Kring, James Middleton and Peter Elkoff. Details on Guzman and Green’s characters are not being disclosed, but if the circulated breakdowns for the project are any indication, Guzman might be playing a former military guy, and Green could be playing a sweet, popular girl.
In addition to Coleman and Levi, Guzman and Green join previously cast Robbie Kay, Danika Yarosh and Henry Zebrowski. All but Coleman, who is reprising his Noah Bennet role from the original series, play new characters. Matt Shakman is directing the opening episode.
In addition to starring opposite Jennifer Lopez in The Boy Next Door, Guzman recurred on ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars. He has two features coming up: Jem And The Holograms and Richard Linklater’s That’s What I’m Talking About. He is repped by Luber Roklin, CAA and SMGSB.
Green, who is coming off a talent deal at Nickelodeon, is repped by CESD and Primary Wave Entertainment.
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