CW's 'Roswell' Reboot: Meet The Cast
A 'Roswell' reboot pilot has been ordered at the CW. The show's leads have completed stints on 'Pretty Little Liars', 'The Vampire Diaries', 'True Blood', and 'The Originals'. Now, the CW's Roswell reboot will have them suiting up for supernatural mysteries once more.
1. Roswell Reboot Casting
A 'Roswell' reboot pilot has been ordered at the CW. Based on Melinda Metz’s young adult series, ‘Roswell High’, the potential new show will focus on Liz Ortecho (Jeanine Mason), a researcher, and the daughter of undocumented immigrants. The series will explore what happens when she returns to her hometown of Roswell, New Mexico and discovers her teenage crush may be harbouring a huge secret. via Instagram/Tyler Blackburn
2. Jeanine Mason as "Liz Ortecho"
Liz is a biometric researcher who returns to her hometown and discovers a shocking secret about her teenage crush. Jeanine Mason was a season 5 winner of 'So You Think You Can Dance' and played Dr. Sam Bello on 'Grey’s Anatomy'. via Getty/Jason Merritt
3. Michael Treviano as "Kyle Velanti"
Michael Treviano will play Kyle, the son of the town sheriff who discovers darkness hidden in his family’s past. You probably know Michael best for his role as the werewolf/vampire hybrid, Tyler on 'The Vampire Diaries'. Clearly, Michael is no stranger to the supernatural. via Getty/Chris McKay
4. Nathan Parsons as "Max Evans"
Australian actor Nathan Parsons will take on the role of Max Evans, a police officer in the town of Roswell with a big secret. You know Nathan Parsons for his roles on ‘True Blood’ and ‘The Originals’. Something tells us he’ll smash this extraterrestrial role. via Getty/Ethan Miller
5. Tyler Blackburn as "Sgt. Alex Manes"
Tyler Blackburn will play a military man who returns from the Middle East, forced to "adhere to his father’s expectations, abandoning his dreams and a possibility of a future with the man he loves." (-TV Line) Fans of ‘Pretty Little Liars’ will recognise Tyler from his role as Caleb on the successful Freeform drama. via Getty/Eugene Gologursky
6. Lily Cowles as "Isobel"
Lily will play Isobel, a graceful young woman living in the town of Roswell who is desperate to keep her true origins hidden. via Getty/Michael Buckner
7. Michael Vlamis as "Michael"
Vlamis will play Michael, an intelligent but troubled young man determined to find his way off of earth after enduring a tumultuous upbringing. Michael appeared in Fox’s 'The New Girl'. via Twentieth Century Fox
8. Heather Hemmens as "Maria"
Heather Hemmens will play the role of Liz's former best friend, Maria, an internet savvy young woman who is unaware of the aliens living among the people Roswell. Heather has guest starred on shows like 'Grey’s Anatomy' and 'The Vampire Diaries'. via Getty/Jason Kempin