Natasha Henstridge Cast In CW’s THE SECRET CIRCLE

According to TVGuide.com, Natasha Henstridge is the latest casting addition to the new CW pilot THE SECRET CIRCLE. She will join actors Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker, Shelley Hennig, Jessica Parker Kennedy and Phoebe Tonkin in the new series, which will be based on the books by Vampire Diaries author L.J. Smith.

The Secret Circle is the story of Cassie (Robertson), a young witch who learns she may be the key to a battle between good and evil. Henstridge, who was last seen in the series Drop Dead Diva, will play the role of Dawn Chamberlain, a former friend of Cassie’s mother who knows about her secret.

The series will be helmed by Vampire Diaries executive-producer Kevin Williamson. Poised to be presented for the 2011-2012 pilot season, the show is scheduled to start shooting in the next few weeks.

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