'iZombie' Star Rahul Kohli, 'Hill House's Catherine Parker Join 'Haunting of Bly Manor'
"The Haunting of Bly Manor" cast keeps growing: Creator Mike Flanaganshared on Twitter today that "iZombie" actor Rahul Kohli is joining the upcoming Netflix series, as is Catherine Parker, who played flapper Poppy in "The Haunting of Hill House."
Other "Hill House" stars who've already been announced to return for the second season: Victoria Pedretti, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Henry Thomas, and Kate Siegel. Carla Gugino is also reportedly in talks to return.
Pedretti, who played doomed Nell in "Hill House," will play the central character of the governess in "Bly Manor," which is based on the Henry James novella, "The Turn of the Screw."
Her two young charges (who, in the novella, may or may not be possessed by ghosts), will be played by Amelie Smith and Benjamin Ainsworth.
Kohli, medical examiner Ravi Chakrabarti on "iZombie," will be a series regular, reportedly playing a man who has returned to the country to take care of his ailing mother.
Flanagan also announced that T’Nia Miller and Amelia Eve are joining in unknown roles.
Parker previously starred in Flanagan's 2011 horror film "Absentia."