(CBS NEWS) – Jason Dohring is officially on board for the “Veronica Mars” movie.
“Mars” creator Rob Thomas shared the news Tuesday in a message to backers on the project’s Kickstarter page.READ MORE: Sabrina Spellman Makes An Appearance On The CW's Riverdale; Kiernan Shipka Reveals 'Fans Will Get Some Clarity'
Thomas said that Dohring, who plays Logan Echolls, is the third actor to officially be cast in the film — the other two are star Kristen Bell and a Kickstarter donor who put up $10,000 to play a waiter who says, “Your check, sir.”
Thomas added, “Don’t worry. We’re busily working on bringing your favorites into the fold.”READ MORE: Brittany Adebumola And Joseph David-Jones Say 'The 4400' Is 'A Beautiful Companion To The Original'
After his “Veronica Mars” run, Dohring starred in CBS’ vampire series “Moonlight” and appeared as a recurring character on the CW’s “Ringer.” He also made guest appearances “CSI” and “Lie to Me” — and most recently did a guest spot on “Rules of Engagement.”
The “Veronica Mars” Kickstarter project has currently raised more than $4.4 million, with nine days to go. Production on the film is expected to begin this summer, with a release eyed for early 2014.MORE NEWS: Batwoman Star Javicia Leslie Says 'I’m Really Excited For The Villains'
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