According to the Hollywood Reporter, the 'Blue Valentine' actor will replace Jonah Lotan on the new ABC drama. Besides 'Blue Valentine,' Vogel appeared in 'Miami Medical' and 'Cloverfield.'
Vogel will play Dean, a young pilot living out his childhood dream of flying the friendly skies. The 1960s-set drama also stars Christina Ricci, Kelli Garner and Michael Mosley.
Look for 'Pan Am' to take off on ABC on Sun., Sept. 25 at 10PM.
In other TV news ...
• 'Torchwood: Miracle Day' actor Dillon Casey has joined the cast of 'Nikita.' Casey will play Sean Pierce, an Army Special Ops officer. He'll be keeping an eye on Amanda and Alex. [Entertainment Weekly]
• Howie Mandel is working on an American version of 'Celebrity Stand-Up.' The show, which is of Danish decent, has celebrities tell personal stories about their lives and over five days they develop those stories into a stand-up act. The celebrity contestants then battle on stage in front of a live audience. [THR]