ABC primetime just can't get enough of Justin Hartley. The Revenge star has just landed a role on the mouse house's summer series, Mistresses. Per TVLine, Hartley will play Scott, a plastic surgeon who's got a thing for sexpot real estate agent Joss (Jes Macallan) and also has a little bit of a fetish.
Season two of Mistresses beings June 2 at 10 PM EST on ABC
Here is another reason to look forward to the warmer months. ABC has announced the returns of summer sudser Mistresses and cop serial Rookie Blue.
Former Days of Our Lives star Krista Allen (ex-Billie Reed) will guest on ABC's summer soap Mistresses. Allen revealed the news by sharing a photo of the script from her table read on Instagram.
According to TVLine, Allen's character will be "Janine Winterbaum, a 'real housewife' of Beverly Hills who enlists Harry and Joss to cater an elaborate soiree."
Though not a great performer, “Mistresses” held steady for most of its run and finished as the No. 2 new scripted series of the summer in adults 18-49, behind “Under the Dome.” And, it improved later in its run when ABC moved it to 9 p.m., and thus didn’t have to face “Dome.”
ABC's summer breakout hit, Mistresses, scored big in the ratings Monday night. The season finale saw a rise in total views from the previous week by almost one million, and tied the series high in the coveted adult 18-49 demographic. The primetime soap opera also claimed the top spot in the hour in women 18-49. READ MORE
Could there be more steamy affairs in store for ABC’s Mistresses? According to TVLine, the alphabet network has given the show’s core cast members an extension of their contract through the end of September. The article also teases the possibility such a move could be because the network is contemplating a second season for the summer series.
While not a spectacular ratings performer, Mistresses — which stars Milano, Jes Macallan, Rochelle Aytes and Yunjin Kim as a quartet of pals grappling with infidelity, stalkers, reappearing presumed-dead spouses and other juicy soap-opera tropes — has been holding its own on Mondays at 10/9c opposite CBS’ mighty Under the Dome READ MORE