ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has enlisted British actor Simon Kassianides for a recurring Season 2 role.
Per our sister site Deadline, Kassianides — whose TV credits include the recurring role of Nikita terrorist Ramon Esquivel — will play Bakshi, a right-hand man who’s not afraid to do the dirty work.
The recurring character is also described as “confident but a little bit officious.”
Kassianides’ other TV credits includes episodes of Covert Affairs, Burn Notice and Law & Order: UK, while on the big screen he appeared in the James Bond film Quantum of Solace.
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. launch their sophomore mission on Tuesday, Sept. 23, now airing at 9/8c.