Is Annie Walker about to get caught in a “nyet”? Perhaps, seeing how Covert Affairs has cast X-Men Origins: Wolverine‘s Lynn Collins in the recurring role of a “formidable” Russian agent who’ll continuously cross paths with Piper Perabo’s protagonist spy, TVLine has learned exclusively.
Collins, best known to TV fans for her role as True Blood‘s Dawn, will play Olga Akarova, an FSB operative “who does not shy away from taking on any opponent who gets in her way.”
Other guest stars slated for Season 5 of the USA Network thriller include Amy Jo Johnson, Michael A. Goorjian, Perrey Reeves, Max Martini and Nazneen Contractor.
Covert Affairs airs Tuesdays at 10/9c.
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