Former Bones lightning rod Katheryn Winnick has booked a pivotal guest spot on the CW drama, TVLine has confirmed.
She’ll play, Kelly, the athletic, tough, and no-nonsense former partner of Maggie Q’s titular character who has just escaped a high-security prison in Turkey. Kelly blames Division for letting her rot in jail, and since Nikita abandoned her and went rogue, chances are their reunion will be a tense one.
E! Online first broke the news.
Winnick will appear in this season’s fourth episode.
Nikita‘s second season kicks off on Friday, Sept. 23.