March 2, 2017
In today’s TV News Roundup, Amy Acker joins Fox’s Marvel pilot, Zach Gilford of “Friday Night Lights” fame is cast in Dwayne Johnson’s new YouTube Red series, “Iron Chef” plans a dramatic return and more.
Matt Nix‘s new untitled Marvel drama continues to fill out its cast of characters, with Amy Acker joining the Fox pilot as the matriarch of a family with mutant children. As Kate Stewart, Acker has to deal with her separation from her husband (Stephen Moyer) while the family is on the run and meeting up with an underground network of mutants. Also joining the cast of the Bryan Singer-directed project are Emma Dumont and Percy Hynes White. Moyer, Natalie Alyn Lind and Jamie Chung were also announced as cast members in the last week.