MTV’s new fantasy series, The Shannara Chronicles, has added James Remar to its cast in the role of Cephelo, the leader of the Rovers, who roam the Four Lands. Based on Terry Brooks’ novels, The Shannara Chronicles‘ first 10-episode season will focus on the events of the second book in the series, The Elfstones of Shannara.
Remar is the latest in a number of casting announcements for the show. He joins a cast that includes Manu Bennett, John Rhys-Davies, Ivana Baquero, Poppy Drayton, Austin Butler, and Aaron Jakubenko.
The Shannara Chronicles is currently in production in New Zealand.