Star of Canceled Syfy Series Headed to CBS Drama ... and an ABC Casting Update Deadline
One of the stars of Syfy's "Warehouse 13" is headed for a major role on a CBS drama series. Deadline.com reports that Joanne Kelly, who plays the Secret Service agent Myka Bering on "Warehouse 13," will tackle a recurring role on the new series "Hostages."
Kelly will play Vanessa, an ambassador and the sister of the nation's first lady, played by Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.
As previously reported, "Warehouse 13" was recently canceled by Syfy, with a six-episode final season slated to debut in early 2014.
Separately, Jack Coleman of "Heroes" has been cast in a multi-episode arc on "Scandal" on ABC. Not much is known about his character, beyond that he's said to be a charming Southerner.