Diverse Actors Join TNT Telefilms SILENT WITNESS and GOOD MORNING, KILLER

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The TNT Mystery Movie Night franchise is adding more diverse actors to their upcoming slate of telefilms SILENT WITNESS and GOOD MORNING, KILLER.

Actress Anne Heche (Hung) and Oscar-nominated actor Judd Hirsch (Damages) have joined the cast of Silent Witness, which is based on the book by Richard North Patterson. The telefilm stars Dermot Mulroney (The Memory Keeper’s Daughter), as prominent defense attorney Tony Lord, who returns to his hometown to defend a teacher played by Michael Cudlitz (Southland).

Silent Witness will premiere on December 7 on TNT.

Then over on the telefilm Good Morning, Killer, which is based on the April Smith novel, has now added actors William Devane (24) and Titus Welliver (The Good Wife and Lost).

The film stars Catherine Bell (Army Wives) as Ana Gray, an FBI agent on the hunt for a kidnapper, which we reported on here.

Devane will play Everett Morgan “Poppy” Gray, the grandfather of Ana while Welliver will play FBI Special Agent Mike Donato, Ana’s FBI partner. They join actor Cole Hauser (Chase) as Detective Andrew Berringer.

Good Morning, Killer will debut on December 13 on TNT. [Source: THR]