Youtube star and actress Anna Akana is set to join the cast of Freeform’s Stitchers in a recurring role.
Akana will join season three of the sci-fi show alongside Emma Ishtar and Allison Scagliotti. She will play Amanda, a cool and confident medical examiner who starts working with the Stitchers team and has an instant spark with Camille (Scagliotti). The character will make her debut on the June 12 episode. Akana has 1.8 million subscribers on YouTube, created and stars in Miss 2059 on Verizon Go90 Stream service is set to appear in upcoming film You Get Me.
The series stars Emma Ishta as Kirsten Clark. Highly intelligent and persistent, Kirsten has an aptitude for technology but never expected that she’d be hacking into the minds of the recently deceased. Recruited into a covert government agency to be “stitched” into the memories of the dead, Kirsten and the Stitchers team investigate murders and decipher mysteries that otherwise would have gone to the grave.