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Casting: gen:LOCK recruits Maisie Williams; the Arrowverse finds its Mrs. Freeze

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Sep 15, 2018

A future Game of Thrones alum has joined the ranks of Rooster Teeth's anime-inspired gen:LOCK and The CW's Arrowverse casts Mr. Freeze's wife in our latest casting roundup. 

First up, Maisie Williams will voice the character Cammie MacCloud on the upcoming animated series gen:LOCK. Described as a mischievous Scottish hacker, MacCloud will be the youngest member of the titular gen:LOCK program, which uses oversized robot mechas to fight a global-scale war.

Williams will join an ensemble voice cast that includes Black Panther's Michael B. Jordan, Doctor Who's David Tennant, Dakota Fanning, and Koichi Yamadera of Cowboy Bebop fame.

Rooster Teeth also released another teaser for the upcoming series, in which Tennant's Doc discusses the background of Williams' character, Cammie, among others.

gen:LOCK will premiere in January 2019 on Rooster Teeth's streaming service and RoosterTeeth.com.

(via Rooster Teeth)


Next up, Entertainment Weekly reports that Mad Men's Cassandra Jean Amell will appear in The CW's upcoming Arrowverse crossover as Nora Fries, the wife of the notorious Batman baddie Mr. Freeze.

Along with all the regular costumed heroes and villains, the crossover event will also introduce Ruby Rose as Batwoman and Elizabeth Tulluch as Lois Lane. Taylor Hoechlin's Superman, previously seen on Supergirl, will also be featured throughout.

The annual event will involve several DC series, including The Flash, Supergirl, and Arrow. The latter stars Amell's real-life husband, Stephen Amell, as Oliver Queen, better known as the Arrow himself.

The Arrowverse crossover will kick off its three-night run on Sunday, Dec. 9, with an episode of The Flash

(via Entertainment Weekly)

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