Mather Zickel, “House of Lies” actor has joined “Bones’” forthcoming season. Zickel is joining the ninth season as Aldo Coulter, an ex-priest who has a history with Booth (David Boreanaz).
Aldo Coulter was Booth’s “ex-confessor when he was a sniper in the Rangers,” according to TVLine.
In addition, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” alum Freddie Prinze Jr. has been booked in a (potential) multi-episode arc opposite Booth. TVLine reports.
Prinze will play Danny, an armed and dangerous CIA covert agent, who is an old associate of Booth’s.
More casting news…
“Alphas” actor Warren Christie will appear in the second episode of the coming season of “Castle” as Brad Parker, a reporter who discovers implications for national security. [EW] Meanwhile, “24″ vet Michael Reed, will guest star as a former general who’s fighting to keep secrets from his past under wraps. [TVGuide]
Henry Winkler, “Happy Days” vet has been cast on “Parks and Rec.” The actor has been booked for a guest appearance as Jean-Ralphio’s father on season 6 premiere. [The Hollywood Reporter]
“Pretty Little Liars” actress Vanessa Ray is joining “Blue Bloods.” The actress has been cast as Edit “Eddie” Janko, a rookie cop who is Jamie Reagan’s “fresh” new partner. [TVLine]
Merritt Wever will be return to “New Girl” for at least two episodes. “Nurse Jackie” actress will reprise her role as Elizabeth, Schmidt’s college girlfriend and current girlfriend as of the season finale. [EW]