Dick Wolf’s Chicago authorization is adding a few informed faces for fall.
Fifty Shades of Grey actress Eloise Mumford has been tapped for a repeated purpose on Chicago Fire, while The Wire alum Wendell Pierce has sealed on to guest-star on a deteriorate premiere of Chicago P.D., The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
Mumford will recover as Hope Jacquinot, an aged crony of paramedic Sylvie Brett (Kara Killmer). She is described as a playful, desirable girl-next-door incited adult a nick who has sprung giveaway of her little hometown in Indiana to strike a streets of Chicago.
Pierce will play Alderman Ray Price, a shrewd, intelligent and dynamic Teflon politician who clearly plays neutral and picks sides all during once.
These symbol a initial castings for a dual NBC array forward of their Sep returns. After a thespian cliffhanger that left a predestine of several characters in question, Chicago Fire kicks off a sixth deteriorate on Sept. 28.
Season 5 of Chicago P.D., premiering Sept. 27, will see a lapse of former array unchanging Jon Seda following a cancelation of Chicago Justice. However, a stirring deteriorate will also see a depart of longtime star Sophia Bush.
Both Universal TV dramas are undergoing changes behind a scenes as well. On Chicago Fire, co-creator Derek Haas will offer as solitary showrunner for a initial time following a exit of co-creator Michael Brandt. On Chicago P.D., Rick Eid will reinstate Matt Olmstead as showrunner following a year in a same position on Law Order: SVU.
In further to his TV roles on The Wire, Treme, Suits, Ray Donovan and many recently CBS’ Odd Couple remake, Pierce’s film credits embody Ray, Selma and Bad Moms. He is subsequent set to seem in Amazon’s Jack Ryan series. Pierce is repped by Paradigm, Essential Talent Management and profession Lisa E. Davis.