David Zayas and Kelcey Mawema have joined Syfy's Deadly Class in recurring roles, according to Deadline.
Zayas is scheduled to play the El Alma Del Diablo, the leader of a Mexican cartel - and the father of Chico (played by Michel Duval). The actor is a TV veteran, having appeared in Gotham, Oz, and Blue Bloods.
Mawema will reportedly play a character named Gabrielle, who meets Willie (Luke Tennie) while he works at a comic store and attempts to persuade him to leave Deadly Class' King's Dominion school. Mawema appeared in the recent movie To All The Boys I've Loved Before, as well as the TV series The Exorcist and Mech-X4.
Based on the current Image Comics title by Rick Remender and Wes Craig, Deadly Class is centeed on the students of a secret boarding school for the children of crime families.
Deadly Class's first season is scheduled to debut January 16, 2019 on Syfy.