The CW recruits one of the originals 4400 for the reboot: Patrick John Flueger, who played returning Shawn Farrell in the USA Network drama, will guest star as Caleb, a charismatic figure from one of the 4400’s past, reports our sister site Deadline. Additionally, Scott Peters, co-creator of the original series, will direct an upcoming episode of the update.
The CW drama airs Mondays at 9/8c and follows 4,400 overlooked, undervalued or otherwise marginalized people who have disappeared without a trace for the past hundred years and have all returned in the blink of an eye, haven’t aged a day and can’t remember. remember what happened to them.
Flueger currently stars as Adam Ruzek on NBC’s Chicago PD
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* Kal Penn (Designated Survivor) headlines the FX comedy pilot leave, by save me co-creator Peter Tolan, per Deadline. The project follows Owen (Penn), a man in his forties, and his ex-wife Diana as they try to find their new normal and start new relationships, while continuing to co-age together.
* Gabriel Basso (The big C) and Luciane Buchanan (The New Legends of Monkey) have been cast in Netflix’s political conspiracy thriller the night agent, from executive producer Shawn Ryan.
* HBO Maxs Dead Boy Detectives pilot, based on DC Comics characters created by Neil Gaiman, features George Rexstrew, Jayden Revri (the lodge) and Cassius Nelson (hollyoaks) as its leads, our sister site Variety reports.
* Watch a trailer for Close to me, a six-part thriller starring Connie Nielsen and Christopher Eccleston, making its US debut on Sundance Now and AMC+ on Thursday, December 16:
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