Eric Stoltz, Toressani Join BSG’s Caprica
Wow, remember Eric Stoltz (pictured, left)? The kid from “Mask”? Well, he’s all grown up, and he’s joining the cast of the Sci Fi Channel’s Battlestar Galactica prequel spin-off show, Caprica. Stoltz will be joining a cast that already includes Esai Morales, fresh from Jericho’s second cancellation, and Paula Malcomson. Stoltz won’t be the lone addition, he’ll be joined by actress Alessandra Torresani (also known as Alessandra Toreson, pictured below), whose character is impteus for the creation of the Cylons by Stoltz’ scharacter.
The Hollywood Reporter has their roles:
Stoltz will play Daniel Graystone, a wealthy computer engineer who, after an emotionally crippling family tragedy, uses his technological wizardry to forever change the future of Caprica. Toressani plays Daniel’s daughter, Zoe.
Caprica is set approximately 50 years before the events of Battlestar Galactica, and follows the creation of the Cylons, eventually leading up to the first Cylon war.