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FX 'Homeland' Thriller 'Tyrant' Adds 'Mob Doctor' Jordana Spiro

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 7, 2013 @ 8:15 PM
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Yesterday brought the most recognizable casting yet for FX's forthcoming Middle Eastern thriller pilot 'Tyrant' in 'Weeds' star Justin Kirk, and today another TV-friendly face has joined the buzzworthy new series. Former 'My Boys' and brief 'Mob Doctor' star Jordana Spiro has been announced to join the cast in a role opposite Kirk, but as whom?

'Weeds' Justin Kirk Joins FX Drama 'Tyrant' From 'Homeland' Creators

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 6, 2013 @ 8:45 PM
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For some time we've been hearing about 'Homeland' showrunner Howard Gordon's buzzworthy new FX drama pilot 'Tyrant,' initially set to be directed by Ang Lee until the 'Life of Pi' helmer bowed out for 'Harry Potter' vet David Yates, but now the Middle Eastern thriller has smoked out its most recognizable casting yet. 'Weeds' toker and 'Animal Practice' doc Justin Kirk has been added to the pilot in a major role, but as whom?