Cynthia Stevenson Joins ‘Your Family Or Mine’; Ana De La Reguera In ‘Narcos’

Cynthia Stevenson (Happiness, Life Unexpected) has landed the last major role on TBS’ new comedy series Your Family Or Mine, from creator Greg Malins, Sony TV and Jamie Tarses’ Fanfare Prods. Based on the Israeli series from Keshet, Your Family Or Mine focuses on young couple Kelli (Kat Foster) and Oliver (Kyle Howard) and alternates between the two sides of the their family. The pilot featured Oliver’s side, with Richard Dreyfuss and JoBeth Williams playing his parents and Danny Comden and Andrew Lees as his brothers. Stevenson will play Jan Durnin, the matriarch of the Durnin family and Kelli’s mother. She loves her eccentric husband Gil, and her three daughters but wishes two of them didn’t still live at home. Your Family Or Mine is slated to premiere in summer 2015.

Ana De La Reguera has booked a role in Netflix’s drama series Narcos. Written by Chris Brancato and directed by Jose Padilha, Narcos is the true-life story of the growth and spread of cocaine drug cartels across the globe and attendant efforts of law enforcement to meet them head on in brutal, bloody conflict. De La Reguera will play Elisa, a quiet, beautiful woman who hides her good looks and athletic build in baggy clothes and shaggy hair. She is a real woman of the Comuna, working with children in her comuna and teaching them dance, with secret ties to guerilla extremists. De La Reguera, repped by ICM Partners, ROAR and Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown, has two upcoming features — she voices Skeleton Carmen in The Book Of Life, which bows October 17, and co-stars in Lionsgate horror thriller Jessebelle, which opens November 7. Her other film and TV credits include Cowboys And Aliens, Nacho Libre, Cop Out and HBO’s Eastbound & Down and Capadocia.

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