You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Hinshaw joins Lifetime pic

Thesp will co-star in 'Talhotblond,' guest on 'Enlightened'

“Chronicle” star Ashley Hinshaw has joined the cast of Courteney Cox’s Lifetime telepic “Talhotblond,” in addition to booking a guest spot on the HBO series “Enlightened.”

Based on Barbara Schroeder’s 2009 documentary, the Trent Haaga-scripted “Talhotblonde” follows a married, blue-collar father who finds himself caught up in the fantasy of his online romance with a beautiful teenager (Hinshaw) who goes by the alias Talhotblond. With his fantasies spinning out of control and spilling into his real life, he tries to keep his addiction from threatening his marriage.

The Lifetime pic stars Garret Dillahunt (“Raising Hope”) as well as Laura San Giacomo (“Just Shoot Me”).

In “Enlightened,” Hinshaw will play Danielle, a flirtatious friend that Levi (Luke Wilson) meets in rehab.

Hinshaw will soon be seen starring as a porn star opposite James Franco in IFC Films’ drama “Cherry,” and she also appears in Lionsgate’s Miley Cyrus-Demi Moore pic “LOL.”

Hinshaw is repped by ICM, Liebman Entertainment and attorney Joe Dapello.

More TV

  • Osmosis

    Netflix Unveils Four More French Originals, 'Gims,' 'Anelka,' 'Move,' 'Of Earth And Blood'

    As it prepares to open a fully-staffed office in France and ramp up its investment in local originals, Netflix has unveiled three new documentaries, “Move” (working title), “Gims” (working title), and “Anelka” (working title), and the feature film “Of Earth And Blood” while at Series Mania in Lille. Announced during a panel with Netflix’s commissioning [...]

  • Charmed -- "Let This Mother Out"

    'Charmed' Showrunner Exits, Craig Shapiro & Elizabeth Kruger Board Series

    The CW’s reboot of “Charmed” is changing showrunners. Variety has learned that Carter Covington has stepped down as showrunner on the series, which has already been renewed for a second season. Husband and wife team Craig Shapiro and Elizabeth Kruger have been brought on to helm the series going forward. Shapiro and Kruger are currently [...]

  • Apple TV Plus Reese Witherspoon Jennifer

    What We Know About 'Amazing Stories' And Other Shows Coming to Apple TV+

    Viewers got a sneak peek of upcoming shows coming to Apple TV+, Apple’s newly unveiled streaming service, during the company’s live-streamed event in Cupertino, Calif., on Monday. The stars and creators of the most highly anticipated projects like Steven Spielberg’s “Amazing Stories” and “The Morning Show” from Reese Witherspoon appeared on stage to reveal more [...]

  • WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01

    Richard Gere Series 'MotherFatherSon' Sold to Multiple Territories

    BBC Studios, the British public broadcaster’s commercial arm, has announced a raft of territory sales for Richard Gere starrer “MotherFatherSon,” a drama series written by Tom Rob Smith, Emmy-nominated for “The Assassination of Gianni Versace.” The show will screen Tuesday at Series Mania, France, in the International Panorama section. Buyers for the eight-part thriller include [...]

  • TV News Roundup: Netflix Releases Trailer

    TV News Roundup: Netflix Releases Trailer for 'Special'

    In today’s roundup, Netflix releases a trailer for “Special,” and Wrestlemania’s main event will be a women’s match, a first in WWE history. FIRST LOOKS Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming 15-minute comedy show “Special.” Ryan O’Connell stars in the semi-autobiographical series about life as a gay man with cerebral palsy. The series is [...]

  • Apple Event: Everything We Learned From

    Everything We Learned From Today's Apple Event

    After revealing new services in news, finance, and gaming, Apple CEO Tim Cook kept the biggest, most anticipated announcement until last. Cook, along with heads of worldwide video programming Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht, and a whole group of Apple’s creative talents, presented the company’s new Apple TV+ streaming service, which is slated to [...]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content