EXCLUSIVE: With HBO’s Treme nearing the end of its run, series co-star Clarke Peters has been cast as a regular in AMC’s Untitled Lagravenese/Goldwyn pilot, a legal thriller centered on Adam Page (Damon Gupton), a District Attorney who uncovers new evidence that prompts the reinvestigation of a sensational murder. Peters, repped by Stone Manners Salners and manager Jeff Berger, will play Adam’s father, Isaiah Page, a retired cop and former police commissioner for Philadelphia. Before Treme, Peters starred on David Simon’s HBO drama The Wire.
Paranormal Activity 3 star Lauren Bittner has been cast as one of the leads of Lifetime’s hourlong pilot The Secret Lives Of Wives, which explores the unvarnished truth behind the marriages of four different women. Bittner will play one of the four, Jessie, a smart and attractive 32-year-old lawyer married to a handsome minister. Bittner, repped by The Kohner Agency, CornerStone Talent Agency and manager Jill McGrath, joins Salli Richardson-Whitfield who plays another of the leads. (more…)