Casting Scoops: KaDee Strickland to Bloodline, Mike Vogel to Under the Dome

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Great news, Private Practice fans: KaDee Strickland will soon be headed once again for a living room near you.

This TV Fanatic favorite has joined the cast of NBC's Bloodline, an unusual drama that centers on Skyler Samuels as Bird Benson, a strong young girl who gets caught in a major struggle between warrior families in current day suburbia.

Strickland will portray Bird's mother, Stella Killpriest, described by TV Guide as a "loose cannon with an epic attachment disorder." Look for this character to raise her own army and rise up against her father, played by the great Jonathan Banks.

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In other casting news: Mike Vogel will headline Under the Dome on CBS.

Already set with a 13-episode order for this summer, the series is based on a Stephen King novel and will center on a town that is suddenly encased by a giant shield.

The ex-Pan Am star will appear as Dale “Barbie” Barbara, an Army veteran who arrives on a mysterious mission. He joins a cast that includes Jolene Purdy, Nicholas Strong, Britt Robertson, Alex Kotch and Natalie Martinez.

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