Alvina August Joins CW’s Untitled Nancy Drew Pilot


Deadline reported, the ‘Siren‘ actress Alvina August has been cast as a series regular in CW’s untitled Nancy Drew pilot.

Also starring Kennedy McMann, Freddie Prinze Jr., Tunji Kasim, Leah Lewis, Maddison Jaizani and Alex Saxon, August will play Detective Karen Hunt. She’s a police detective and a friend of Nancy’s late mother. Her character has been described as “Karen has a protective attitude towards Nancy (McMann), who tends to get in hot water while pursuing her various investigations.”

Larry Teng is attached to direct the untitled Nancy Drew pilot.