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White Collar Exclusive: Americans Beauty Spies Role as Russian Skater

Annet_MahendruThe AmericansAnnet Mahendru is going from being a triple agent to performing triple axels, on USA Network’s White Collar.

TVLine has learned exclusively that Mahendru will guest-star in the sixth episode of Season 5 as Katya, a talented Russian figure skater who shows Olympic promise.

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How might Peter and Neal figure in? Well, it appears that Katya might not be in her homeland’s best graces, seeing as onetime Continuum baddie/Mistresses Mike_Dopudnewcomer Mike Dopud is appearing in the same episode as Sergei, a Russian gangster.

Mahendru, whose previous TV credits also include 2 Broke Girls and Big Time Rush, can also be seen in the pilot for NBC’s The Blacklist, premiering this fall. Following her well-received freshman run as The Americans‘ Nina, the actress was promoted to series regular for Season 2.

White Collar launches its fifth season sometime this fall.