CASTING NEWS—Entertainment Weekly is reporting ABC’s Castle has added The Walking Dead‘s Sunkrish Bala to the roster as Vikram Singh, a high-strung tech analyst with a troubled past. His other credits include HBO’s Shameless and ABC’s Modern Family. Bala’s signing comes a week after the series added former The Neighbors (ABC, 2012-2014) Toks Olagundoye as former Scotland Yard police officer Hayley Vargas.
The ABC drama is currently in production on its eighth season in Los Angeles. The season premiere was wrote by new showrunners Alexi Hawley and Terence Paul Winter and is directed by Rob Bowman.
The season premiere is scheduled for Sept. 21 at 10/9c on ABC.
Source: Entertainment Weekly