Yuki Matsuzaki (“Letters From Iwo Jima”) has boarded “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.” He was most recently seen starring in “Pink Panther 2.” Thesp can next be seen in new TNT pilot “Memphis Beat.”
Jake M. Johnson is set to join Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher and Greta Gerwig in an untitled Ivan Reitman comedy. Johnson can be next seen in Universal’s “Get Him to the Greek.”
Brandon Jay McLaren (“Love Happens”) has landed a recurring role in AMC pilot “The Killing.” Bill Campbell and Richard Harmon also star. McLaren can be seen next in “Tron Legacy,” set to bow in December.
Aimee Garcia has signed on to the Peacock pilot “Beach Lane” with Matthew Broderick. Thesp would play a reporter at the Beach Hampton local paper, where Broderick starts working. Other cast members include Kristen Johnston and Nick Thune.
Raven Goodwin and Harvey Guillen have signed on as series regulars on the ABC Family skein “Huge.” Goodwin was recently seen on “Good Luck Charlie” for the Disney Channel while Guillen is currently working on “Most Likely to Succeed.”
Taylor Spreitler has been cast in the new ABC Family show “Melissa and Joey” as a series regular. Spreitler will portray Melissa Joan Hart’s teenage niece, Lennox. Spreitler most recently had a recurring role on the daytime drama “Days of Our Lives.”
– — Justin Kroll