London Thor (shameless) has joined the cast of the upcoming Prime Video spin-off The young She replaced Reina Hardesty as lead actor weeks after the actress’ exit, Deadline exclusively revealed.
Thor is the latest actor to join the untitled spin-off in a recast amid a string of recent departures. Chilling Adventures of SabrinaChance Perdomo came to the project, replacing Shane Paul McGhie, who left the series with Aimee Carrero and Hardesty.
They are also part of the cast as series regulars Derek Luh (Shining Valley)newbie As a German and Shelley Conn (Bridgeton). They will join previously announced cast members Jaz Sinclair, Lizze Broadway and Maddie Phillips. The series comes from showrunners Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters.
The Untitled The young The spin-off, now in production, is described as an irreverent R-rated series that explores the lives of hormonal, competitive supes as they test their physical, sexual, and moral limits and compete for the best contracts in the world Best compete cities. It’s part college show, part Hunger Games – wholehearted, satirical and dirty The young.
Executive Producers on Fazekas and Butters alongside Eric Kripke, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Neal H. Moritz, Ori Marmur, Pavun Shetty, Ken Levin, Jason Netter, Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson, Craig Rosenberg who wrote the original screenplay, Zak Schwartz, Erica Rosbe and Michaela Starr. Brant Engelstein is co-executive producer.
The series is produced by Sony Pictures Television Studios and Amazon Studios in association with Kripke Enterprises, Point Gray Pictures and Original Film. Loreli Alanís will serve as executive director for Point Gray Pictures.
Thor is an actress, singer and author who grew up in Los Angeles. Her television appearances include a recurring role on Showtime’s shameless and appearances on Netflix You and I have never.
Most recently, Luh starred in Starz’ Shining Vale as Ryan alongside Courteney Cox and Greg Kinnear. His previous TV appearances include All Rise and Runaways.
Newcomer Germann began his career performing at the Ruskin Theater in Los Angeles suburban, This is our youth, orphans and The red coat. His credits also include starring in the award-winning short film Two little boys directed by Farbod Khoshtinat and will star alongside Evan Peters on Ryan Murphy’s Netflix Monsters: The Story of Jeffrey Dahmer.
Conn is currently featured in the second season of Bridget for Netflix. She will also appear in Good omens. Her other TV appearances include BBC/Sundance’s Liar, Netflix’s The Irregulars, Channel 5 and Virgin Media’s The Deceived, Starz’ The Rook, Endor and Epix’ Deep State NBC’s Heartbeat and more. Her film credits include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, How do you know, Heavenly Delights and Dear Sara.