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McG Signs Development Deal With ABC Family, ABC Studios and ABC Signature!

HOLLYWOOD - DECEMBER 14:  Director McG arrives at the Warner Bros. premiere of "We Are Marshall" held at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre on December 14, 2006 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** McG
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McG has signed a two-year development deal with ABC Family, ABC Studios and ABC Signature – not surprising, since his Wonderland Sound & Vision is part of the Shadowhunters team and he has been a part of numerous hit series (The OC, Chuck, Supernatural, Nikita…).

Under the deal, he will direct and develop scripted drama and comedy series and produce digital content for various platforms. For more, follow the jump.

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New York Vampire Leader Cast For Shadowhunters!

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Intelligent, ruthless, cunning, beautiful – in short, Camille Becourt, the leader of the New York vampire clan.

ABC Family has just announced that Kaitlyn Leeb has been cast as Belcourt, a guest starring role in the network’s upcoming Shadowhunters series based on Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments novels.

Leeb is best known for her roles on Heartland, Degrassi: The Next Generation and a memorable cameo in the Total Recall remake. Follow the jump for more.

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Shadowhunters Finds Its Would Be Vampire Leader!

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David Castro has been cast as Raphael, the ‘elegantly handsome, well-dressed vampire’ who aspires to the leadership of the New York vampire clan.

Based on the bestselling young adult fantasy book series The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare, “Shadowhunters” follows 18-year-old Clary Fray, who finds out on her birthday that she is not who she thinks she is but rather comes from a long line of Shadowhunters – human-angel hybrids who hunt down demons. For more, follow the jump.

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Shadowhunters Has Its Weapons Master!

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Canadian actor Jon Cor (Being Human) has signed on to play Hodge Starkweather in ABC Family’s Shadowhunters. Starkweather is the weapons trainer at the Shadowhunters’ New York Institute – and a very dangerous man.

Shadowhunters is based on Cassandra Clare’s epic fantasy series, The Mortal Instruments and is being adapted for television by Ed Decter who will also executive produce with McG.

Katherine McNamara has been signed to portray the series’ protagonist, Clary Fray. For more, follow the jump.

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Jocelyn Fray Cast On ABC Family’s Shadowhuneters

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French-Canadian actor Maxim Roy has been cast as Jocelyn Fray, mother of Shadowhunters’ heroine, Clary Fray (Katherine McNamara).

Roy is probably best known for ReGenesis (which also featured the young Ellen Page) and Heartland – two Canadian shows that developed a following in the US.

For more, follow the jump.

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Shadowhunters Casts Alex and Luke!

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ABC Family’s Shadowhunters has found its Alex Lightwood and Luke Garroway – Matthew Daddario and Isaiah Mustafa. Alex is the brother of Isabelle Lightwood and adoptive brother of Jace Wayland; Luke is an NYPD homicide detective investigating a series of demonic murders.

Shadowhunters is based on the Cassandra Clare YA series The Mortal Instruments which center on Clary Fray, an 18-year old who learns on her 18th birthday that she is not who she thinks she is, but is descended from a long line of human-angel hybrids who hunt demons.

Daddario and Mustafa join the previously cast Katherine McNamara (Clary), Alberto Rosende (Simon), Emeraude Touba (Isabelle) and Dominic Sherwood (Jace). Follow the jump for further details.

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Shadowhunters’ Clary Frey Cast!

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ABC Family has announced that Katherine McNamara has been cast as Clary Frey in its new series, Shadowhunters – the upcoming television version of Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments novels.

McNamara will also be seen in the second Maze Runner movie, The Scorch Trials. For more, follow the jump.

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ABC Family’s Shadowhunters Casts Simon and Isabelle!

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Casting for ABC Family’s hadowhunters is picking up steam as the network announced today that the roles of Clary’s best friend Simon and Shadowhunter Isabelle Lightwood have been cast.

Alberto Rosende will play Simon and Emeraude Toubia will play the exotic Isabelle. Follow the jump for more.

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