Dillon Casey has joined the cast of The CW's Nikita, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
The 27-year-old Vampire Diaries alum, whose credits also include Torchwood: Miracle Day and Being Erica, will play...
Being Erica may sound like a far-out sci-fi series — it's about a time-traveling therapy patient — but at its core, it's a story about a woman with regrets, who tries not to make the same mistakes again.
"It's confusing to people who haven't watched it," Erin Karpluk, who portrays Erica Strange, tells TVGuide.com. "It's not a science-fiction show, it's an hour-long comedy-drama and the time travel is a catalyst for Erica's growth and development."
Exclusive: Erin Karpluk on U.S. Being Erica adaptation: Do Being Eric!
What initially attracted Karpluk to the series was ...
The gold rush continues. Gold tickets and the hope for golden vocals were the name of the game when Season 10 kicked off last week with preliminary auditions in the New York-New Jersey area and then New Orleans. A new crop of fresh-faced hopefuls tried to secure that elusive gold ticket — their coveted pass to Hollywood and the next round. Meanwhile, the new-look judges are gradually forging their series identities and dynamic, and the early going suggests this post-Cowell world will likely be warmer and fuzzier and perhaps more nurturing. Tonight, it's two hours of resumed off-beat open auditions in the season's third episode. — Dean Maurer
Read on for previews of Silencing the Song: An Afghan Fallen Star, Criminal Minds, Hot in Cleveland, Live to Dance, The Traveler's Guide to Life and Being Erica.
Being Erica, the Canadian dramedy about a time-traveling therapy patient, is the latest import to be adapted for American audiences.
ABC is developing a U.S. version, which will be written by Eastwick's Maggie Friedman. It's executive-produced by David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg of Temple Street Productions, who also produce the original. Being Erica airs on the CBC in Canada and SOAPnet in America. The third season of the series will premiere in the U.S. on Wednesday, Jan. 26.
Being Erica returns for Season 3 in January
The original Erica stars Erin Karpluk as a therapy patient who travels back in time to fix her past mistakes. The show averages around half a million viewers in Canada. The series is a hot commodity across the globe, airing in more than 160 countries, including the U.K. and Spain.
Karpluk told TVGuide.com on Thursday that she was initially nervous about someone else playing Erica Strange. "Hold on! There's only one Erica, here," the actress recalls saying during format pitch meetings.
Still, if the story line and formatting turn out great, Karpluk says...
Being Erica will return to SOAPnet Wednesday, Jan. 26 at 11/10c, a network rep confirmed to TVGuide.com.
The third season of the Canadian-based series will focus on a new chapter in Erica's therapy, as well as...