Casting Announcements For BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: BLOOD AND CHROME
BSG: Blood and Chrome has snagged its Adama. Thanks to Inside TV, Luke Pasqualino will play the rookie Viper pilot during the first Cylon war. Ben Cotton has also been cast as Adama's battle weary commanding officer.
Pasqualino is best known for his starring role in the UK TV series Skins and Cotton is more familiar due to his roles on series as Hellcats, Riese, Caprica,Stargate: Atlantis and Harper's Island.
Here are the official character descriptions:
Pasqualino will star as the young, talented fighter pilot William Adama, a recent Academy graduate who finds himself assigned to the newest Battlestar in the Colonial fleet: the Galactica. Full of ambition and in pursuit of the intense action that the Cylon war promises, Adama quickly finds himself at odds with Coker (Cotton), the battle-weary officer to whom he reports. With 45 days left in his tour of duty, Coker desires an end to battle just as much as Adama craves the start of it. Though they clash at first, the two men forge an unlikely bond when a routine mission turns dangerous and becomes a pivotal one for the desperate fleet