According to The Hollywood Reporter, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency has added Alan Tudyk (Suburgatory), Damages alum John Hannah, Lost Girl‘s Amanda Walsh, and Aleks Paunovic (War for the Planet of the Apes) to its growing supporting cast for season two.
Tudyk will be playing dangerous bounty hunter Mr. Priest, an associate of Blackwing. Walsh is set as Suzie Boreton, an insecure, depressed soccer mom who transforms herself into a seductive, vicious sorceress. Portraying The Mage is Hannah; the character is described as an evil wizard who is a sociopathic nihilist intent on destroying two worlds. Rounding out the group is Paunovic as Wygar Oak, a dominating enforcer for the Dengdamor royal family.
Tudyk’s television credits include Firefly, Powerless, and Newsreaders. Walsh has been a part of Sons & Daughters, Chasing Life, and Castle. Hannah has been seen in Agents of SHIELD, Atlantis, and A Touch of Cloth. Finally, you might know Paunovic from Van Helsing, Continuum, and iZombie.
The quartet join recent Dirk Gently additions Izzie Steele (Divorce) as former bad girl-turned cop Tina Tevetino and Tyler Labine (Reaper) as small-town sheriff Sherlock Hobbs, who helps Dirk and Todd solve the second season mystery.
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency is set to premiere its second season later this year on BBC America.
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