Looks like even after the summer’s over, things will be sizzling hot when LOST comes back on the air in October…
According to a TV Guide Interview, show producers have confirmed that they will be adding actor Rodrigo Santoro to their fall lineup of LOST cast members. He has been dubbed a “Brazilian Tom Cruise”, and has acted in such movies as Love, Actually and Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.
“We don’t really want to be at all specific about what we’re doing with the character or what he’s going to play,” Cuse told TVGuide.com. “Part of the surprise and the enjoyment of watching the show is sort of getting a chance to meet a new character and see how his role is going to unfold in relation to the rest of the cast.”
Another actress, Natasha Henstridge, separately confirmed that she will be joining the LOST cast in a recent exclusive with the Philadelphia Metro. She played the sexy alien in Species and a recurring role on Commander In Chief. No details known about what role she will playon LOST, but there are rumors that it is one of a strong-willed mid-30s lady who will challenge Jack’s authority.
Lastly, according to Reuters/Hollywood Reporter, actress Elizabeth Mitchell, best known for her recurring role on the hospital drama, ER, will also be signing on with the LOST cast. Sources say that she will have a role on the show as Jack’s love interest, though it is unknown if this will be on the island or in flashbacks.