Canadian-born Shenae Grimes has landed the female lead role on the CW’s ‘‘Beverly Hills, 90210’’ spinoff. Lori Loughlin also has joined the show, which centers on the Mills, a three-generation Beverly Hills family.
Grimes (‘‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’’) will play the family’s teenage daughter Annie Mills, who attends West Beverly Hills High School. Loughlin will play the mom, Celia Mills, a former Olympic medalist in cycling.
Loughlin’s recent series credits include ‘‘Summerland’’ and ‘‘In Case of Emergency.’’
The Hollywood Reporter