We’re excited to start sharing casting news, starting with the news that Mark Hood has been cast in the role of Milo, the bar owner who plays a small but pivotal role in bringing Alma and Zaynab together. We’re working with Chicago casting agency Paskal Rudnicke Casting, Inc. (prcasting.com) by the way.
Mark Hood is an actor/singer from the South Side of Chicago, most recently seen on Season 9 of NBC’s “The Voice,” where he turned all four chairs! He made his home #TeamPharrell, and was not only coached by Pharrell, but mentored by Missy Elliott and Rihanna. As an actor he has co-starred on NBC’s “Chicago Fire,” USA’s “Sirens” and can be seen in many commercials. He has been seen in numerous musical theater productions in Chicago and is an ensemble member of the Black Ensemble Theater.
Connect with Mark via MarkJPHood.com and on social media @MarkJPHood (Twitter/IG/FB)