4 November 2013 6:45 PM, PST | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Here's a bit of TV casting news for you to peruse: Breaking Bad creator and showrunner Vince Gilligan will make his acting debut on an episode of NBC's Community. Breaking Bad star Anna Gunn will guest star on an upcoming episode of Fox's The Mindy Project, starring Mindy Kaling. Syfy has set the cast for its 12 Monkeys pilot, including Aaron Stanford (Nikita) and Amanda Schull (Suits, Pretty Little Liars) in lead roles. Hit the jump for more on each project. EW reports that Gilligan will transition in front of the camera on an upcoming episode of Community.  He'll play "a smooth-talking gold digger who winds up exacerbating a fight between Annie (Alison Brie) and Abed (Danny Pudi)."  The episode is filming this week but will likely air either in late winter or early spring.  Breaking Bad star Jonathan Banks will have a longer run on the series, starring a criminology professor in 11 episodes. »

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