James Callis is joining NBC’s 17th Precinct pilot. He joins fellow Battlestar Galactica alum Jamie Bamber.
John Travolta will reunite with his fellow cast members of Welcome Back, Kotter to accept the 35th Anniversary Award at the 2011 TV Land Awards.As of now, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs (Freddie “Boom Boom” Washington), Ron Palillo (Arnold Horshack) and Marcia Strassman (Mr. Kotter’s wife, Julie) are confirmed to join Vinnie Barbarino. Other names will be announced.
Pedro Pascal had been cast in David E. Kelley’s Wonder Woman pilot. He’ll play Ed Indelicato, a police officer who befriends Wonder Woman.
Big Love’s Ginnifer Goodwin joins ABC pilot Once Upon a Time as Snow White.
Angela Bassett has landed the lead role of a Special Agent in the NBC pilot Identity, which Deadline describes as an “action procedural.”
Aidan Quinn has inked a deal to join NBC’s Americanized reboot of the smash UK crime procedural Prime Suspect. He joins the previously announced Maria Bello.