Ricardo Chavira Joins Mission Control Pilot, Replacing Nestor Serrano

Houston, we have a recast.

Ricardo Chavira (Desperate Housewives) has joined CBS’ Nasa-inspired drama pilot Mission Control, taking the place of 24 alum Nestor Serrano, our sister site Deadline reports. The part was reportedly recast after the first day of shooting.

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Written by Andy Weir (The Martian), Mission Control follows a group of Nasa scientists and astronauts struggling to balance their personal and professional lives. Previously announced cast members include David Giuntoli (Grimm), Poppy Montgomery (Without a Trace), Peyton List (Frequency) and Levi Fiehler (The Fosters).

Chavira’s character,

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