In the latest casting news for the upcoming live action Swamp Thing series, Warner Brothers has announced actor Ian Ziering has been cast as the DC Comics Hero, ‘Blue Devil‘! For the latest details on this check out the news below and share your thoughts AFTER THE JUMP. Swamp Thing will debut on the DC Universe Streaming Service in 2019!
Ian Ziering joins the cast of Swamp Thing as a recurring guest star and the Beverly Hills, 90201 alum has been tasked with bringing DC Comics’ Blue Devil to life. The series officially describes the characters as follows:
Stuntman turned movie star, Daniel Cassidy became semi-famous after playing the demonic Blue Devil. But now, eight years later, Cassidy finds himself living out his days in frustration, pining for his former fame while on a collision course with destiny.
Swamp Thing stars Crystal Reed as Abby Arcane, Maria Sten as Liz, Henderson Wade as Matt Cable, Jeryl Prescott as Madame Xanadu, Virginia Madsen as Maria Sunderland, Will Patton as Avery Sunderland, Jennifer Beals as an original character created for the series, Andy Bean as Alec Holland, Kevin Durand as Jason Woodrue, and Derek Mears as the titular creature.
Aquaman director James Wan will serve as an executive producer on the series alongside Mark Verheiden, Gary Dauberman, Michael Clear, and Len Wiseman. The first episode will be written by Verheiden and Dauberman while Wiseman will direct.