The fairy tale legend, Captain Hook~Colin O’Donoghue, doesn’t make his Once Upon A Time until debut until episode 4, “The Crocodile”. However, Entertainment Weekly is reporting that the Irish hottie has already been promoted to series regular for the back nine episodes of season 2.
Colin was recently tweeting about the good news.
“Hey everyone. Thanks for the lovely comments! Delighted to be in the OUAT family! Go team #Hookers!!!!!!!!”
In other casting news, Canadian thespian Ben Hollingsworth, has been cast as a new character named Quinn. He is described as a warlock, magical powers and all, who was disowned by his unaccepting Muggle-esk parents. Quinn is set to premiere in episode 7 along with recently cast Annabeth Gish, who is set to play Anita.
Ben also hit Twitter proclaiming his excitement about working with Meghan Ory~Red/Ruby and Ginnifer Goodwin~Snow/Mary Margaret.
“Having lots of fun working with @meghanrory and @ginnygoodwin today. Talent and kindness go so well together.”
Tune in to the new episode of Once Upon a Time airing this Sunday @8pm on ABC.