Two news bits from the past few hours, from TVLine.
- Jason Patric and Lucy Punch ("The Class") have joined the upcoming FX pilot "Powers" as the two leads. The project centers on two police officers in a world where superpowers are common and pretty much an everyday occurrence. Christian Walker (Patric) and Deena Pilgrim (Punch) are two detectives working in a Homicide department which deals with cases involving people with "powers". The show is based on the graphic novel by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming.
- French actress Roxane Mesquida ("Rubber") has been cast in the upcoming fifth season of "Gossip Girl". She will play the recurring role of Prince Louis' sister. A princess herself, she is not fond of her brother dating Blair Waldorf (Leighton Meester). Cue the claws...