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[12/20/22 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, December 20
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

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CHICAGO MED (NBC) - T.V. Carpio will recur on the series as Grace Song, "a new doctor hired by Jack Dayton (Sasha Roiz) who will shake things up when the show returns in the spring." (Deadline.com)
ONE DAY (Netflix) - Joely Richardson has booked a yet-to-be-revealed role on the David Nicholls adaptation. Ambika Mod, Leo Woodall and Eleanor Tomlinson also star. (Variety.com)
RIVERDALE (The CW) - Nicholas Barasch and Karl Walcott are both slated to recur on the upcoming final season of the series. Barasch will play Julian Blossom, "your classic high school red-headed bully. He's preppy, rich, and extremely entitled. Handsome, athletic, and cocky, he always gets his way, but in the rare times he doesn't - like with Veronica - he makes life miserable for everyone around him. He often butts heads with his twin sister, but is also an antagonist to all of our teen characters, most especially Archie." And Walcott is Clay Walker, "a teen renaissance man. He is studious, artistic, well-read, and well-traveled. An Army brat, Clay comes from a loving family and is a champion for social justice. He is very open-minded in his art and his sexuality. As he does in the comic books, Clay will have an impactful friendship with fellow queer character Kevin Keller." (Deadline.com)
YELLOWJACKETS (Showtime) - Jason Ritter will drop by an upcoming episode of the series, which stars his real-life wife Melanie Lynskey. No details about the role were given. (Variety.com)





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· CHICAGO MED (NBC)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· ONE DAY (NETFLIX)
· RIVERDALE (CW)
· YELLOWJACKETS (SHOWTIME)





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