Watchmen's Cast Adds Carla Gugino

Meet your new Silk Spectre!

by | August 8, 2007 | Comments

Wednesday seems to be Casting Announcement Day this week — no sooner do we learn that Anton Yelchin will be joining the cast of Star Trek XI do we receive word of the latest addition to the cast of Zack Snyder‘s Watchmen. Guess who’ll be playing Sally Jupiter, A.K.A. the Silk Spectre?



If you guessed “Carla Gugino,” then you get an invisible gold star for the day, because according to ComingSoon, that’s exactly who’s been cast as the story’s costumed adventurer/sex symbol. The role will call for Gugino to portray Jupiter at a variety of ages — both in her crimefighting prime and later in life, when her daughter Laurie (to be played by Malin Akerman) assumes the Silk Spectre identity.

Gugino joins a cast that already includes Billy Crudup, Patrick Wilson, and Jackie Earle Haley. Let’s say it together, with feeling: We are so there.

Source: ComingSoon.net

Tag Cloud

crime drama serial killer Teen Mindy Kaling transformers cops cats Dark Horse Comics IFC Rocky adventure Sci-Fi composers ABC CBS Sneak Peek Freeform Biopics Universal medical drama Kids & Family sports 45 First Look Red Carpet E! Acorn TV Christmas SundanceTV RT History Spike Rom-Com Musicals NBC Comedy Central A&E MTV Lifetime Showtime FX X-Men DC Universe Nat Geo USA supernatural Podcast Fantasy 2017 Cosplay Syfy Logo social media American Society of Cinematographers The CW Schedule Cartoon Network Hulu Disney VICE TNT NYCC Calendar romance Horror Box Office police drama Character Guide Reality Competition GIFs ABC Family travel GLAAD Countdown Nickelodeon APB science fiction based on movie Holidays TIFF Marathons Musical biography Paramount Network binge period drama Valentine's Day Trailer TCA Star Trek History Interview Western spy thriller Toys MSNBC Winter TV Extras Adult Swim Grammys Photos 2016 zombie dceu justice league discovery Opinion See It Skip It thriller El Rey Mary Tyler Moore Writers Guild of America E3 Netflix Creative Arts Emmys TruTV harry potter Bravo vampires Year in Review politics OWN Amazon TLC technology ESPN Video Games Comedy TV Land PBS Emmys Music Esquire Super Bowl cooking Action psycho Trivia Reality CBS All Access Best and Worst Thanksgiving Starz Tumblr Election Pixar Crackle what to watch Superheroes Infographic crime 007 Star Wars Ghostbusters Nominations Animation Sundance WGN sitcom 21st Century Fox cinemax 24 frames Summer Polls and Games Drama Food Network Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt dramedy docudrama political drama Comic Book talk show Ellie Kemper TCM Winners Sundance Now Set visit 2015 war CNN crime thriller CMT Fall TV Fox News Watching Series comiccon Spring TV singing competition HBO boxoffice Masterpiece Certified Fresh AMC BBC BBC America GoT FOX Mystery DirecTV VH1 Oscars Britbox Premiere Dates Pop YA Paramount LGBTQ historical drama Warner Bros. diversity TCA 2017 ratings dc TBS Pirates TV Martial Arts The Arrangement DC Comics Awards Rock President Country aliens Disney Channel BET golden globes USA Network SDCC FXX Marvel Tomatazos PaleyFest ITV Lionsgate