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Jenji Kohan’s Netflix Wrestling Comedy ‘G.L.O.W.’ Casts Gayle Rankin (Exclusive)

28 September 2016 3:30 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Gayle Rankin has been cast in Netflix’s upcoming comedy series “G.L.O.W.,” Variety has learned.

The show, from “Orange Is the New Black” creator Jenji Kohan, is based on the 1980s professional wrestling league Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. Rankin will play wrestler Sheila the She Wolf, starring opposite Alison Brie, who was cast in August.

Rankin most recently played Bianca in the Public Theater’s production of “The Taming of the Shrew” in New York. She can next be seen in director Noah Baumbach’s upcoming movie “The Meyerowitz Tales.” Originally from Scotland, she had previously been cast as a series regular in the HBO pilot “The Missionary.” She made her Off-Broadway debut in Tony Kushner’s adaptation of “The Illusion” at the Signature Theater Company and her Broadway debut as Fraulien Kost in the Roundabout Theater Company’s revival of “Cabaret,” alongside Michelle Williams and Alan Cumming.

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