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Former "Broadcast News" co-stars Holly Hunter and William Hurt have joined Lifetime/History's "Bonnie and Clyde" miniseries, but not in the title roles.

THR reports that Hunter will play Bonnie's mother Emma Parker, while Hurt signed on to play Frank Hamer, a tough Texas Ranger who tracked the bank-robbing duo.

Miley Cyrus was originally signed on to play Bonnie Parker, but dropped out of the project in October. The titles roles have not yet been cast.

In other TV casting news ...

Brooke Langton and John Reardon are heading to "Supernatural." Langton, a "Melrose Place" alum, and Reardon, of "Continuum" fame, will appear in the Feb. 27 episode. Langton will play a single mother desperate to find a treatment for her son's strange condition and Reardon will play a courageous drifter. [TVLine]

Bobbie's back in Port Charles. Jackie Zeman is returning to "General Hospital" to reprise her role as Bobbie Spencer. [Twitter]

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