In the Lifetime movie Room for Murder, Kristen (Lorynn York, Dear White People) returns from college to find a stranger sleeping in her bed. In order to make ends meet, Kristen’s mother Moira (Tanya Clarke, Banshee) took in a tenant. But not just any tenant. His name is Jake and he’s young, handsome and oozing with charm. Kristen is suspicious, and for a good reason. Not only is Jake sleeping with her mother but Kristen also uncovers a number of lies and secrets from Jake’s dangerous past.
Jake is portrayed by singer/actor James Maslow. Maslow is best known for his role as James Diamond on Nickelodeon’s musical series Big Time Rush (2009-2013). He most recently competing on Celebrity Big Brother (see link above). Room for Murder premieres on Saturday, July 7 at 8pm on Lifetime.