Damon Herriman (aka Justified‘s endearingly dim Dewey) will recur on CBS’ upcoming drama series Battle Creek, from exec producers Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad) and David Shore (House) and starring Dean Winters (Law & Order: SVU).
Per The Hollywood Reporter, the actor will play Detective Niblet, a nice guy and cop who looks up to Kal Penn’s Detective Funkhauser and embraces his style.
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• Orphan Black‘s neurotic soccer mom is confessing her sins! In the latest teaser for the BBC America thriller’s second season, Alison opens up to Felix about killing Aynsley — and then begs him to keep it secret from a certain clone. Orphan Black returns Saturday, April 19 at 9/8c.
• 30 Rock‘s Keith Powell has landed a recurring role on NBC’s About a Boy as Will’s (David Walton) workaholic friend/accountant/business manager, Richard.
• When Leslie gifted her hubby Ben with a replica Iron Throne on last Thursday’s Parks and Recreation and he freaked out, well, that was just the tip of the iceberg. Check out the following deleted scene to see Ben full-on lose it.