[TV] More “Sleepy Hollow” Casting; Full Trailer For “Da Vinci’s Demons”

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Harold and Kumar‘s John Cho, pictured, has been tapped for a guest starring role in Fox‘s pilot “Sleepy Hollow,” reports Deadline. He plays local cop Andy Dunn. British actor Tom Mison recently landed the lead in Fox’s drama pilot written by Alex Kurtzman, Bob Orci and Phillip Iscove and directed by Len Wiseman (Underworld, Total Recall). “A modern–day supernatural thriller based on “The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow,” the project follows Ichabod Crane (Mison) as he partners with Sleepy Hollow’s Detective Abbie Archer (Nicole Beharie) to solve the mysteries of a town ravaged by the battle between good and evil. A captain from the Revolutionary War where he takes off a horseman’s head, Ichabod gets time warped into present day where he is confused by the modern technology but turns out to be a great detective once his enemy, The Headless Horseman, comes back to haunt the town.

In other TV news, we have the full trailer for STARZ’s “Da Vinci’s Demons,” an original series penned by David S. Goyer (Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, Man of Steel) that will start airing April 12th. Starring Tom Riley (“Monroe”), as the title character, ““Da Vinci’s Demons” is an historical fantasy, following the ‘untold’ story of the world’s greatest genius during his turbulent youth in Renaissance Florence. Brilliant and passionate, the twenty-five year old Leonardo Da Vinci is an artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist. As a free thinker, with intellect and talents that are almost superhuman, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time. He begins to not only see the future but invent it.

 
  • K-Dogg

    Sleepy Hollow could be sooo cool, but you know it will just suck on regular TV (Fox / NBC / ABC, etc )

  • dirtyghettok

    John Cho is awesome. Besides the Harold & Kumar movies, I loved his small roll in Totall Recall and the Star Trek series. So I’m feeling good about this revised Sleepy Hollow.