“Legends,” the action-drama series starring “Game of Thrones” star Sean Bean, will add Winter Ave Zoli, Kelly Overton, Aisling Fanciosi and Steve Kazee to its upcoming season.
Zoli, known for her role in “Sons of Anarchy,” will play Detective Gabriella Laska. Overton, who played Rikki Taylor in “True Blood,” is cast as Nina Brenner, an ambitious CIA Intelligence Officer.
Franciosi, known for BBC Two show “The Fall,” will play Kate Crawford, a second-generation British Chechen who is searching for her identity. Kazee, who plays Gus Pfender in “Shameless,” will star as Curtis Ballard, a clean-living FBI agent.
The show follows an undercover operative named Martin Odum who has the ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. This season, Odum will be on the run for a murder he didn’t commit while searching for his true identity. This takes him to London and the rest of the Europe, where he discovers a dark and violent past that holds the key to his future survival.
The first season of “Legends” averaged 3.2 million viewers in Live+7 Day numbers. Counting additional platforms, the show drew 6.5 million viewers per episode.
Winter is represented by Don Buchwald & Associates, SMGSB and Inspire Entertainment.
Season 2 of TNT’s “Legends” will air on August 25, 2015.