Mc Cord was cast because, according to Sachs, "she's someone who is worldly, and there's a sophistication to her that's interesting." Sachs and Judah had seen Grimes' work before and knew "she had the acting chops", and she was cast after acting a dramatic scene which she "just killed".
so when we ALL Showed up to last nights premiere in black and white (including the creators & other cast members not pictured) we were thrilled and yet not surprised.
It was business as usual on the Los Angeles set of “90210” yesterday.
And hotties like Shenae Grimes, Anna Lynne Mc Cord, and Jessica Stroup were all spotted hard at work.
Sachs thought that Loughlin was too established to read for the part, but realized that she understood the role at once.
The producers were fans of Jessica Walter after watching her film Play Misty for Me.