The upcoming CW Dynasty pilot reboot has found their new Blake Carrington.
The leading role and patriarch of the wealthy Carrington clan originally played by the iconic and late John Forsythe, will now be played by former soap vet Grant Show (Ryan’s Hope, Melrose Place). TV Line revealed the casting news.
In more casting updates for the pilot: Blake’s daughter Fallon Carrington will be played by Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll‘s Elizabeth Gillies, and her soon-to-be stepmother, Cristal played by Vampire Diaries‘ Nathalie Kelley, who in the reboot is a Hispanic woman marrying into this WASP family and America’s most powerful class. Murder in the First Class star, Sam Adegoke has been cast in the role Jeff Colby.
The Dynasty reboot is being helmed by Gossip Girl creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage and Revenge producer Sallie Patrick.
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