El Rey Network announced today that Danny Trejo (Machete, Machete Kills) and Briana Evigan (Step Up 2) have joined the sophomore season of Robert Rodriguez’s “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.” Trejo (who appeared in the film franchise as “Razor Charlie”) has been cast in the roll of “The Regulator,” a horrifying agent of evil who has been summoned to perform a deadly errand. Evigan has joined as Sonja – an American expatriate working as a tattoo artist in a Mexican Mercado – who also has a sideline forging papers and passports out of her back room. The returning cast includes: D.J. Cotrona (Dear John, G.I. Joe: Retaliation); Zane Holtz (Holes, The Perks of Being a Wallflower); Jesse Garcia (Quinceañera, Sons of Anarchy); Eiza González (Lola: Érase Una Vez); Wilmer Valderrama (That ‘70s Show, To Whom It May Concern); Madison Davenport (Noah, Shameless); and Brandon Soo Hoo (Tropic Thunder, Ender’s Game, Incredible Crew).
El Rey Network and Miramax announced today that Jeff Fahey (Lost, Justified, Texas Rising) has joined the sophomore season of Robert Rodriguez’s “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series” in a recurring role. Fahey has been cast in the role of “Uncle Eddie Cruickshank”, the man who raised The Gecko Brothers after their father died in a fire; he runs a TV/appliance repair shop in Houston, Texas – but it’s really a cover. Eddie is the guy who designs and sells scores. He doesn’t do the jobs anymore, but when Seth and Richie show up, he gets a chance to get back in the game. The second season is currently in production in Austin, TX and set to return late summer, 2015. Jeff Fahey is represented by Jeff Goldberg of Jeff Goldberg Management.