Minutemen actor Steven R. McQueen, grandson of Steve McQueen, landed
a lead a role on the CW pilot, ‘Vampire Diaries‘, according to Hollywood Reporter. Vampire Diaries is based on Alloy’s series of books.
It centers on Elena, a
tragic young heroine who is the object of passion for two vampire
brothers, one good, one evil, who are at war for her soul and the souls of her friends, family and other residents of the small town
in which she resides.
McQueen will play Jeremy, Elena’s outcast cute younger brother.
Katie Cassidy, daughter of David Cassidy & Jesse McCartney’s ex-girlfriend, will star in the CW’s new ‘Melrose Place‘ spinoff. Katie will play the sexy and stylish Ella Flynn, an up-and-coming publicist with a big career ahead of her.