McQueen, Cassidy added to shows

The CW is getting into business with the offspring of two famous Hollywood names.

Katie Cassidy, the daughter of thesp/producer David Cassidy, has been cast as Ella in the Dub’s upcoming “Melrose Place” redux. Also, Steven R. McQueen – the grandson of Steve McQueen – is set to play Jeremy in “Vampire Diaries.”

McQueen’s credits include “Everwood” and “CSI: Miami,” while Cassidy appeared in “Supernatural” and “7th Heaven.”

CBS Paramount TV is behind “Melrose,” while Warner Bros. TVis producing “Vampire” along with Alloy Entertainment.

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