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The Following Adds NYPD Blue Cop to Its Ranks

The Following Season 2 Cast James McDanielFox’s The Following is getting Fancy. Or, at least, the man who played him.

James McDaniel, formerly known as NYPD Blue‘s Lt. Arthur Fancy, will join the cast in a recurring capacity for Season 2,  TV Guide.com reports.

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He’ll play an FBI agent named Ken Phillips, and he’ll run a task force in New York City — likely filling the hole left by Agent Debra Parker’s death in the first season finale.

McDaniel can currently be seen as Jean Baptiste on the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black. His other recent TV work includes Detroit 1-8-7 and The Good Wife.

Comments (3)

  • He was in Orange Is the New Black? :O I’m blanking.

    Comment by Austin – August 19, 2013 04:25 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Wondering how this season will turn out ………….watched the 1st season……. started out REALLY good then went down hill kinda up and down. OH WELL.

    Comment by AshleyRae – August 19, 2013 04:40 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • He’s great in Orange is the New Black as the visitor/lover for Miss Claudette…

    Comment by drhenning – August 20, 2013 07:51 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

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