Gracepoint, the ten-part remake of ITV hit Broadchurch faces a change of cast as UK actress Georgina Rylance has chosen to leave the project. She was originally cast in the role of Gemma,a flirty woman who owns the hotel where Detective Emmett Carver (David Tennant) is staying, and who is facing financial difficulties.
A new casting announcement is expected shortly.
Gracepoint has entered the third week of its four month shoot in the Greater Victoria area of Vancouver Island, BC. David Tennant leads an ensemble cast along with Anna Gunn, Kevin Zegers and Nick Nolte in the FOX adaptation from Chris Chibnall's original story of the shattering effect of the murder of a young boy on a small coastal community. The series is expected to air as part of the 2014-15 season.
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Source: TV Line