Avan Jogia To Topline Spike TV’s ‘Tut’ Event Series; Romina D’Ugo Joins Syfy’s ’12 Monkeys’

Spike TV has found its King Tut. Avan Jogia (Twisted, Victorious) has been tapped to star opposite Ben Kingsley as young Egyptian ruler King Tutankhamun in the six-hour event series. It revolves around Tutankhamun, aka King Tut (who reigned c. 1333 to 1323 BC), the youngest Pharaoh to rule Ancient Egypt, whose famous golden sarcophagus has become one of the symbols of the ancient civilization. It’s slated to debut in 2015. Jogia, repped by ICM Partners and LINK, will next be seen in features Ten Thousand Saints and Shangri-La Suite and is currently shooting Outskirts.

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