Elizabeth Mitchell is returning to TV. According to TVLine, the “Lost” and “V” veteran will appear in NBC’s “Revolution.”
Mitchell will replace Andrea Roth on “Revolution” in the role of Rachel Matheson, the mother of Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) and Danny Matheson (Graham Rogers). The series hails from “Lost’s” J.J. Abrams and “Supernatural’s” Eric Kripke and is set in a world where all electricity has been mysteriously shut off. Mitchell will appear as a series regular.
Billy Burke, David Lyons and Giancarlo Esposito also star.
“Revolution” premieres Mon., Sept. 17, at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.
In other casting news …
“Burn Notice” Season 6 is getting an injection of “CSI.” “CSI” veteran Jose Zuniga will play Vasquez, a cocaine smuggler.[TVLine]
Chris Zylka has scared up an “American Horror Story” role. “The Secret Circle” star will play a deaf-mute named Daniel. [EW]
Ella (Holly Marie Combs) is getting a love interest on “Pretty Little Liars.” Steve Talley will play Ella’s younger love interest. [TVLine]
James Van Der Beek’s “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23” assistant is getting a promotion. Ray Ford, Luther on the ABC comedy, will now be a series regular for Season 2. [THR]
Daniella Alonso has joined “Revolution.” Alonso, who has an arc on “Covert Affairs,” will play Nora, a rebel with ties to Billy Burke’s character, Miles. [TVLine]