EXCLUSIVE: Sasha Roiz (Grimm, Caprica) and Lilah Richcreek Estrada (The good years, Grace and Frankie) joined the cast of NBC Chicago Mediterranean as recurring guest stars, Deadline learned. Season 8 premieres Sept. 21 at 8 p.m., followed by Chicago PD and chicago fire.
Roiz is set to play Jack Egan, a multimillionaire Renaissance man. Richcreek Estrada will play Nellie Cuevas, a fellow psychiatrist working alongside Dr. Charles (Oliver Platt).
Chicago Mediterranean follows the lives of an elite team of medical professionals working in the emergency room at Gaffney Chicago Medical Center.
Wolf, Diane Frolov, Andrew Schneider, Stephen Hootstein, Derek Haas, Arthur Forney, Matt Olmstead, Michael Brandt and Peter Jankowski serve as executive producers.
Chicago Mediterranean is produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in association with Wolf Entertainment.
Roiz recently voiced the character Mr. Kielowski in the Disney/Pixar animated film turn red. Other big-screen credits include Paul WS Anderson’s Pompeii, 2006 Man of the Year opposite Robin Williams, and Roland Emmerich. Two days later in 2004.
On television, Roiz is best known for his portrayal of Captain Sean Renard on NBC’s Grimm for 6 seasons. Before that, he played Sam Adama in the Syfy series Caprica.
Small screen credits also include Fox’s 9-1-1, the legal drama Kevin HillAmerican Network Combinationsand FX Philadelphia is always sunny.
It is replaced by Pakula King & Associates and Hanan Management.
Richcreek Estrada recently starred in the Disney+ series four dads and the Untitled Leslie Odom and Kerry Washington project for NBC. Other credits include ABC The good yearsFX Davidand Netflix Grace and Frankie.
She is replaced by A3 and Mark Schumacher Management.