A Canadian actress, Jessalyn Gilsig's TV credits include "Boston Public", "Nip/Tuck" and "Prison Break."
'Hunger Games,' 'Law & Order' Actors Join History's 'Vikings'
By Jethro Nededog LOS ANFGELES (TheWrap.com) - The History Channel is bulking up its "Vikings" cast with two new castings for Season 2. Alexander Ludwig ("The Hunger Games") will play Bjorn, main character Ragnar Lothbrok's (Travis Fimmel) son. He's described as an "intelligent and bold warrior." Additionally, Linus Roache ("Law & Order") comes on as Ecbert, King of Wessex, who the network ...Ludwig and Roache join 'Vikings' in Season 2
NEW YORK, June 11 (UPI) -- History says Canadian actor Alexander Ludwig and British TV star Linus Roache have joined the cast of its drama series "Vikings."Emmys: Michael Hirst Brings 'Vikings' to Life (Q&A)
"I've found that using historical material is liberating because I always think to myself, 'Well, this actually happened, and this is fantastic,'" says the creator of History's hit drama. read moreNew Global shows feature comebacks from Fox, Spader, Hayes, Underwood
TORONTO - Global is touting big comebacks in its fall and winter lineup, as stars Michael J. Fox, James Spader, Blair Underwood and Sean Hayes return to the small screen with new ventures.Vikings Adds Alexander Ludwig and Linus Roache
History announced that both Alexander Ludwig ( The Hunger Games ) and Linus Roache ("Law & Order") have joined the cast of their hit drama series "Vikings," which is moving into its second season. Ludwig will play Bjorn, the intelligent and bold warrior son of Ragnar Lothbrok and Roache will star as Ecbert, King of Wessex, a man full of strength, knowledge and undisguised ambition.'Vikings' Cast, Creator Reflect on Successful First Season
Michael Hirst and the stars of History's hit drama appeared at a Q&A at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Friday. read more Alexander Ludwig and Linus Roache Join Cast of History's Hit Scripted Drama Series "Vikings"
Season two will begin production this summer and is slated to return in 2014.The Vikings head to the UK exclusively via Lovefilm
Yearning to watch Norsemen amass loot while raiding foreign lands? If you're in the UK, you can now watch US cable show The Vikings exclusively via Lovefilm Instant . The Amazon-owned service has made all nine episodes of the historical drama -- shown in the US and in Canada on History Channel -- available for streaming. The service's subscribers in Germany won't be left out, but as the show isn ...
Full Jessalyn Gilsig News
In late 1999, she was going to replace actress Paula Marshall who was leaving the series "Snoops." However, that show was cancelled before Gilsig was set to join the cast and producer David E. Kelley gave her a role on his next show "Boston Public" instead.
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