Fall TV Preview

Chicago Fire Tasks The Killing's Michelle Forbes With Reining in Firehouse 51

Chicago Fire Season 2 Cast Michelle ForbesChicago Fire is coming under Michelle Forbes‘ scrutinizing eye.

The Killing alumna has booked a recurring role on Season 2 of the NBC drama as a high-ranking consultant with the State Fire Marshal’s office, TVLine has learned.

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The actress’ character, Gail McLeod, is in charge of monitoring budgets and performance at the city’s fire houses. That may spell trouble for the men and women at 51, which is definitely under her microscope.

Forbes’ other TV credits include True Blood, In Treatment and Prison Break.

Chicago Fire returns Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 10/9c.