News Mania: GAME OF THRONES Casting, Tyler Hilton Back On ONE TREE HILL, PARENTHOOD Returns, and more

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  • If you’re a fan of PARENTHOOD‘s Alex and Haddie, you will be happy to know that Michael B. Jordan (aka Alex) will return in a recurring role in Season 3 of the series. In addition, it was also announced that Jason Ritter would reprise his role as Mark Cyr (Sarah’s love interest) this new season. [THR]
  • Actress Gwendoline Christie has been cast in HBO’s GAME OF THRONES as Brienne, Maid of Tarth to the late king’s brother, Renly (Gethin Anthony). [TV Guide]
  • In other GAME OF THRONES news, The Tudors‘ Natalie Dormer (aka Anne Boleyn) has been cast as Margaery Tyrell, “a beautiful and shrewd young woman from the influential House Tyrell.” [Inside TV]
  • Tyler Hilton will reprise his role as Chris Keller in Season 9 of One Tree Hill, which will premiere mid-season on The CW. [Zap2it]
  • Karen Olivo (The Good Wife) will join the cast of HARRY’S LAW next season as an attorney hired by Harry Korn (Kathy Bates). Harry’s Law returns for a new season on Wednesday, September 21, at 9pm on NBC. [TV Guide]
  • Lost‘s Marc Menard (who played Rousseau’s fellow French scientist Montand) has joined the CW’s GOSSIP GIRL in a recurring role as “Father Cavalia, a priest from Monaco with ties to Blair’s fiancé, Prince Louis.” [TV Line]