TV CASTINGS: Trio Cast In Pilots, Movie

Daisy Betts (Harry’s Law) has joined the cast of ABC’s drama pilot Last Resort starring Andre Braugher. The Sony TV-produced project centers on the crew of the U.S.S. Nevada, a nuclear submarine, who, after disobeying a suspicious order, become fugitives. They land on the island of Sainte Marina, where they take over the NATO Listening Station and declare themselves an independent nuclear nation. Betts will play a member of the crew, Lt. Grace Shepard, the daughter of an Admiral father who is new to the sub and to command positions.

Alona Tal been cast in the CW drama pilot Cult. The project, from Warner Bros. TV and Fake Empire, centers on Skye (Jessica Lucas), an inquisitive, young female production assistant on a wildly popular television show called Cult who, after a rash of disappearances and a likely murder, joins a journalist blogger in investigating the rabid fans of the series who might be re-creating crimes seen on the program in real life. Tal, repped by Innovative & McKeon Myones, will play an actress portraying a young LAPD detective on the show.

Jonathan Patrick Moore (Savages) is set to co-star opposite Tori Spelling and Tia Mowry in The Mistle-Tones, ABC Family’s holiday movie which will anchor the network’s next ‘25 Days of Christmas’ event. The actor, repped by Greene & Associates & Management 360, will play, Nick, Holly’s (Mowry) boss.

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