Adrian Martinez has booked a series regular role on NBC’s The Blacklist spinoff The Blacklist: Redemption. In The Blacklist: Redemption, Tom Keen (Ryan Eggold) joins forces with Susan “Scottie” Hargrave (Famke Janssen), the brilliant and cunning chief of Grey Matters, a covert mercenary organization that solves problems governments don’t dare touch. Martinez will play Dumont, an extremely capable computer hacker with an exotic air who keeps his boss apprised of their enemies’ movements. Martinez guested in the role in the mothership series. Martinez serves as writer/director/producer and stars alongside Dascha Polanco in his latest feature, indie dark comedy iCreep. He’s repped by Phoenix Artists.
Eloise Smyth (Fortitude) has landed a lead role in drama series Harlots, a co-production between ITV and Hulu. The series centers on brothel owner Margaret Wells, who struggles to raise her daughters in London during the 18th century. Smyth will play Lucy Wells, sister to Charlotte Wells (Jess Brown Findlay) and daughter to Margaret Wells (Samantha Morton). Smyth recently wrapped Season 2 of Fortitude for Sky Atlantic. She previously starred opposite Sean Bean and Vanessa Kirby in The Frankenstein Chronicles for ITV Encore. She can also be seen in How to Talk to Girls at Parties, directed by John Cameron Mitchell. Smyth is repped by Hamilton Hodell in the UK.