Exclusive: The Mentalist Lands Homeland Baddie

ZuleikhaRobinson300The Mentalist has nabbed Abu Nazir’s right-hand woman.

Homeland actress Zuleikha Robinson will guest-star in an upcoming episode of the CBS drama, TVLine has learned exclusively.

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She’ll play Dr. Sonia Kidd, a brilliant scientist specializing in the biological roots of murder who meets Jane and Co. when one of her top students is killed. Beyond the case, she’ll find herself intrigued by Jane and his always accurate human behavior insights.

Prior to Homeland, Robinson appeared on Lost and Rome.