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Ed Sheeran Will Recur On FX Drama 'The Bastard Executioner'

Ed Sheeran Will Recur On FX Drama 'The Bastard Executioner'

Ed Sheeran reaches into the crowd while performing with Kesi Dryden and Rudimental at the 2015 Ibiza Rocks Festival on Wednesday night (July 29) in Ibiza, Spain

The 24-year-old “Photograph” singer is actually heading to the small screen!

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According to THR, Ed will recur on Kurt Sutter‘s upcoming FX drama, The Bastard Executioner. The shows centers on a 14th century warrior whose life is forever changed when a divine messenger beseeches him to lay down his sword and lead the life of a journeyman executioner.

Ed will play Sir Cormac, an ambitious and deadly protégé of a high-ranking church elder.

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Becky G Lands Role Of Valentina On 'Empire' Season Two!

Becky G Lands Role Of Valentina On 'Empire' Season Two!

Congrats to Becky G!

It was just announced that the 18-year-old “Can’t Stop Dancing” singer will be appearing on season two of Fox’s hit drama, Empire, as Valentina.

“Ah! We are so excited to announce that @iambeckyg will be joining season 2 of #Empire!!” the show confirmed on Twitter.

Becky teased earlier, “I told you guys I was in Chicago studying my script. Can you guess what I’ve been filming?!”

Then she added the cutest video ever on Twitter. Check it out below!

Faking It's Katie Stevens Is Headed To CSI For Series Finale

Faking It's Katie Stevens Is Headed To CSI For Series Finale

Katie Stevens is hopping networks for CSI‘s upcoming series finale.

The 22-year-old Faking It actress will guest star as Lindsey Willows, Catherine’s daughter, on the two-hour finale this September.

According to EW, Lindsey is now in “her early 20s and a CSI level 1 experiencing her first day on the job. Lindsey is described as an over-caffeinated, younger and bubbly version of her mom, minus a youthful mistake or two, who is on her way to a promising career. Lindsey actually nails down a key piece of evidence that moves the case forward.”

Kay Panabaker and Madison McReynolds also played the role of Lindsey in previous seasons.

CSI‘s series finale will air Sunday, September 27th on CBS.

Elizabeth Blackmore, Scarlett Byrne, & Teressa Liane Join 'The Vampire Diaries' as Villains!

Elizabeth Blackmore, Scarlett Byrne, & Teressa Liane Join 'The Vampire Diaries' as Villains!

Three new faces are headed to Mystic Falls this season on The Vampire Diaries!

According to THR, Elizabeth Blackmore, Scarlett Byrne, and Teressa Liane have all signed on for recurring roles for the show’s seventh season.

Elizabeth will play Valerie, “one of Lily’s (Annie Wersching) heretics with ‘powerful magic and a dark and moody attitude.’ She doesn’t find life in Mystic Falls all that great, and isn’t OK with the rules Lily has laid down for the family. And when Valerie goes down her own path, she starts a ‘dangerous chain of events that will change the face of Mystic Falls.’

Meanwhile, Scarlett and Teresa will portray the heretics couple Nora and Mary Louis. The former is described as having a “sly sense of humor,” while the latter has a “strong point of view which she isn’t afraid to express.”

Mark your calendars – The Vampire Diaries returns on Thursday, October 8 @ 8PM on The CW!

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Mitchell Hope & Charlie Rowe Are Frontrunners For 'Looking For Alaska' Role

Mitchell Hope & Charlie Rowe Are Frontrunners For 'Looking For Alaska' Role

The DescendantsMitchell Hope is already moving on from the royal life he led in the DCOM.

The 20-year-old actor is rumored to be up against Red Band Society‘s Charlie Rowe for the part of Miles in the upcoming adaption of John Green‘s “Looking For Alaska”, according to The Wrap.

“Looking for Alaska” centers on Miles, who is sent to boarding school where he falls for a beautiful and mysterious classmate named Alaska Young.

Immy Waterhouse‘s name is also floating around the project for the role of Alaska.

WHO WOULD YOU CAST IN THE FLICK?

Disney Channel & Disney XD Launch Online Casting Call

Disney Channel & Disney XD Launch Online Casting Call

Ever dreamed of being on a Disney Channel or Disney XD show? Well, here’s your chance!

The networks just announced that they’re hosting an online casting call for actors age 10-17 to audition via video for casting directors working on upcoming movie and series to be presented on Disney Channel and Disney XD. The search is on NOW through August 6th.

You can find a brief scene monologue and guidelines for the audition video at www.Disneychannel.com/talentsearch, plus tips from Mighty Med‘s Paris Berelc and Kirby Buckets‘s Jacob Bertrand.

Judy Taylor, senior vice president, Casting and Talent Relations, Disney Channels Worldwide, said, “While many factors go into casting a role, our goal is to find new talent and make the process accessible to all, whether amateur or professional actors with agents. It also provides parents assurances about privacy and safety online.”

The audition is not a contest. There is no guarantee of employment. Minors must receive permission from a parent or guardian. There will never be a fee to audition for Disney Channel or Disney XD.

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