Beth Malone (Fun Home) has been tapped for a recurring role in BrainDead, CBS’ comic-thriller series set in the world of Washington, D.C., politics. The show, set to premiere June 13, comes from Robert and Michelle King, creators and executive producers of The Good Wife. Malone will play Claudia, a grim, smart, ultra-liberal newscaster for an ultra-liberal news station. Malone received a Tony nomination for Fun Home and also has been cast in the Taylor Hackford-helmed The Comedian. She’s repped by BRS/GAGE and Sweet 180.
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