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Exclusive: Royal Pains Promotes Ben Shenkman to Series Regular for Season 5

Royal Pains - Season 7The doctor is in — and he’s staying put.

Royal Pains has upgraded Ben Shenkman, who plays Dr. Jeremiah Sacani, to a series regular, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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The actor joined the USA Network drama in Season 4 as HankMed’s newest MD. His promotion takes effect with Season 5, which premieres this June.

Shenkman’s credits include a recurring role on Drop Dead Diva, as well as Grey’s Anatomy, Damages and Burn Notice.