as Athena Grant
Angela Bassett’s talent and abilities as an actress, director
and executive producer in both television and film have garnered well-deserved
respect and acclaim from peers and fans, proving her to be one of the
industry’s premier leading ladies.
In 2018, Bassett was seen on the big screen in M:I 6
Mission Impossible, alongside Tom Cruise; and in Marvel
Studios’ Black Panther. She has also directed episodes of the network
drama Scandal and cable’s American Horror Story: Cult. She
starred in three prior seasons of the hit anthology series from Ryan Murphy and
Brad Falchuk: American Horror Story: Roanoke, American
Horror Story: Hotel and American Horror Story: Coven. Her
performances both in Hotel and Coven earned
her Emmy® Award nominations in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actress
in a Limited Series or Movie.
In 2017, Bassett received her fourth career Emmy® Award
nomination for her guest performance on Master of None. She
previously competed in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries
or a Movie for The Rosa Parks Story in 2002. In 2016, Bassett
was nominated for her first Directors Guild of America Award for her
directorial debut on the cable film Whitney.
Also in 2016, Bassett reprised her role as "Lynne
Jacobs" in London Has Fallen, the sequel to Olympus
Has Fallen, alongside Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart and Morgan Freeman.
She also appeared in Spike Lee’s film, Chiraq; and writer/director
Stephen Poliakoff’s miniseries, Close to the Enemy, alongside
Jim Sturgess, Freddie Highmore, Charlotte Riley and Alfred Molina.
Always expanding the many facets of her talents, Bassett
ventured into a new entertainment medium, as the lead character in Tom
Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, the highly acclaimed first-person
shooter video game franchise. She also continues to lend her voice to the
animated series Bojack Horseman, alongside Will Arnett and Amy
Bassett was seen in director James McTeigue’s Survivor, opposite
Pierce Brosnan, Emma Thompson and Milla Jovovich; and in Gregg Araki’s Whitebird
in a Blizzard, opposite Shailene Woodley. She returned to the musical
genre in the film Black Nativity, opposite Forest Whitaker,
for director Kasi Lemmons, and received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination
for her work as Coretta Scott King in the cable movie Betty and
Bassett made her feature debut as an actor in John
Singleton’s Boyz N the Hood. Other memorable roles include
Terry McMillan’s Waiting to Exhale, co-starring Whitney
Houston; Kathryn Bigelow’s futuristic Strange Days, with Ralph
Fiennes; Vampire in Brookyln, opposite Eddie Murphy; and Supernova, with
Perhaps best known
for her intense portrayal of Tina Turner in the biopic What’s Love Got
To Do With It, opposite Laurence Fishburne, Bassett earned the Golden
Globe® Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or
Musical, an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion Picture
and an Academy Award® nomination.
as Bobby Nash
A native of Minneapolis, MN, Peter Krause is an Emmy® Award- and
Golden Globe®-nominated actor whose projects include starring in the drama
series The Catch, opposite Mireille Enos.
Krause is best known for his work on the acclaimed cable
drama Six Feet Under, for which he was nominated for three
Emmy® Awards, two Golden Globe® Awards and two Screen Actors Guild (SAG)
Awards. He also received two SAG Awards as part of the Six Feet Under ensemble.
Krause made his television debut as a regular on Carol Burnett’s
hit variety show, Carol and Company, followed by a recurring
role on the popular series Cybill. His additional TV credits
include Parenthood, alongside Lauren Graham; Dirty
Sexy Money; Sports Night; and the cable miniseries The
His film credits
include Beastly, the independent feature Civic Duty and We
Don’t Live Here Anymore, in which he starred opposite Naomi Watts and
Mark Ruffalo. Additionally, in 2004, Krause made his Broadway debut starring in
Arthur Miller’s After The Fall, for director Michael Mayer.
Jennifer Love Hewitt
Jennifer Love Hewitt’s series regular role on 9-1-1 marks
her return to the U.S.’ FOX network, having previously starred as Sarah Reeves
in the drama Party of Five and its spin-off, Time of Your Life.
Additionally, Hewitt starred in and executive-produced
the hit cable film The Client List, for which she received a Golden Globe®
nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion
Picture Made for Television. The success of the film led to a weekly series of
the same name, in which Hewitt starred and served both as an executive producer
and episodic director for two seasons. She also starred in, executive-produced
and directed several episodes of the hit series Ghost Whisperer, which ran for
five seasons. Her additional television credits include a starring role in the
hit drama Criminal Minds, which she joined for the series’ 10th season, the
telefilm The Lost Valentine, opposite Betty White, and a recurring role on the
comedy series Hot In Cleveland.
On the big screen, Hewitt is known for her role as Julie
James in the I Know What You Did Last Summer franchise. She also starred
opposite Sigourney Weaver in the romantic comedy Heartbreakers, and alongside
Jackie Chan in the action comedy The Tuxedo. Her additional feature credits
include If Only, Can’t Hardly Wait, The Hunchback of Notre Dame II, Sister Act
2, Garfield and its sequel, Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties.
In addition to her acting, producing and directing
credits, Hewitt is a singer and songwriter. Her studio album BARENAKED became
her first album to chart in the United States, peaking at No. 37 on the
Billboard 200 chart.
Hewitt’s debut novel, The Day I Shot Cupid, was released
in 2010, with the book becoming a New York Times Bestseller the week of its release.
as Evan "Buck" Buckley
British-born Oliver Stark was seen in a starring role on the
cable drama Into The Badlands, and in the feature
film Underworld: Blood Wars, alongside Kate Beckinsale. Stark
began his career at a young age attending the North London Performing Arts
Centre. He made his first British television appearance on the BAFTA
Award-winning BBC series Casualty, and followed with roles on
the Golden Globe®- and Emmy® Award-winning series Luther, opposite
Idris Elba; as well as in Dracula, alongside Jonathan Rhys
as Henrietta "Hen" Wilson
Hinds was featured in the FOX event series Shots Fired and the
cable film All the Way, opposite Bryan Cranston and Anthony
Mackie. She also received critical acclaim for her portrayal of Harriet Tubman
in the drama series Underground. Hinds began her career in
schools, churches, prisons, group homes and on the streets of New York City as
a cast member with a local Brooklyn-based group of young artists called the
Health Watch Players. She went on to obtain a B.F.A. in theater at the
University of Miami and graduated with honors. Hinds' break came when she was
cast on NYPD Blue. Her additional television credits include a
series regular role on the drama Under the Dome, as well as
recurring roles on Hawthorne,Weeds, Dollhouse and True
as Howie "Chimney" Han
Kenneth Choi's role on 9-1-1 reunites him with
Ryan Murphy. The two worked together on The People v. O.J. Simpson:
American Crime Story, in which Choi portrayed Judge Lance Ito. His
additional television credits include The Last Man On Earth and Sons
of Anarchy. On film, he appeared in the blockbuster Spiderman:
Homecoming. He also appears in the feature films Bright, from
director David Ayer; Stephanie, with Frank Grillo; Nash
Edgerton's Gringo; and Hotel Artemis, alongside
Jodie Foster and Sterling K. Brown; as well as the cable series Counterpart, with
J.K. Simmons. Choi's other credits include The Wolf of Wall
Street, Suicide Squad and Captain America:
The First Avenger.
as Michael Grant
Rockmond Dunbar stars as "Detective Abe Gaines," opposite
Aaron Paul, Michelle Monaghan and Hugh Dancy, in the streaming drama
series The Path.
Dunbar’s additional television credits include series regular
roles on The Mentalist, Soul Food, Terriers, Sons
of Anarchy and executive producer Steven Spielberg’s adventure
drama, Earth 2. On film, Dunbar has had leading roles in Jada, Kiss
Kiss Bang Bang and Tyler Perry’s The Family That Preys.
As a director, Dunbar
made his debut with the cable film Pastor Brown.