Jeanine Mason (Bunheads) has joined the cast of ABC’s midseason drama Of Kings and Prophets. Written by Adam Cooper & Bill Collage, the series is described as an epic Biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet and a resourceful young shepherd on a collision course with destiny. Mason will play Merav, the eldest daughter of King Saul and Queen Ahinoam, and sister of Michal. Mason won Season 5 of Fox’s competition series So You Think You Can Dance. Her other TV credits include recent Fox pilots Studio City and Delirium. She’s repped by Joseph Le Talent Agency, 3 Arts and attorney Kevin Marks.
After recurring heavily in Season 1, Riley Smith has been promoted to series regular for the second season of CBS’ Scorpion. The series follows Walter O’Brien (Elyes Gabel), who leads a group of virtuoso super genius misfits that are recruited by Homeland Security to solve complex, high-tech global threats. Smith plays Paige’s (Katharine McPhee) son Ralph, who appears troubled until he is discovered by Walter to be a super-genius. Ralph becomes a member of the Scorpion team after Walter takes him under his wing. Smith is repped by Commercial Talent Agency and attorney Steve Younger.
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