Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jeremy Sisto to Star in A&E Drama ‘The Returned’

Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Jeremy Sisto

Mary Elizabeth Winstead will star in Carlton Cuse’s 10-episode A&E drama series “The Returned.”

From A+E Studios and FremantleMedia, the series revolves around the disruption that occurs in a small town when people who are thought to be long dead suddenly reappear.

Winstead plays Rowan, the girlfriend of musician Simon (Mat Vairo), who has to deal with her late boyfriend’s return.

Also cast in the French zombie remake is “Suburgatory’s” Jeremy Sisto. He plays Peter, a psychologist who runs a grief support group locals struggling with the loss of loved ones.

Sandrine Holt (“Hostages”) and Agnes Bruckner (“24”) will also join the cast.

Winstead is repped by Anonymous Content, WME and lawyer Karl Austen. Sisto is repped by Gersh and the Schiff Co.

Deadline first reported the news of Winstead and Sisto’s casting.

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  1. “this is me at my most sadistic-and truthful.”

  2. Joel Johnson says:

    Are there any leads on the casting of the “twins” Lena and Camille in this remake of the French show “Les Revenants”? The two sisters were prominent characters in the show and the two girls cast had an uncanny resemblance that made it credible that they were twin sisters at different ages.

    • soakedpancakes says:

      India Enenga (Treme) will play Camille, and Sophie Lowe (Once Upon a Time in Wonderland) will play Lena.

      • Alex says:

        Congratulations to India! She was indeed amazing on HBO’s underrated series Treme. With the same producer of Bates Motel, this seems as though this is going to be great. Looking forward to seeing this as well..

  3. calatkinson says:

    Isn’t the premise the exact same as that Omar Epps show Resurrection?

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