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The Following Adds NYPD Blue Cop to Its Ranks

The Following Season 2 Cast James McDanielFox’s The Following is getting Fancy. Or, at least, the man who played him.

James McDaniel, formerly known as NYPD Blue‘s Lt. Arthur Fancy, will join the cast in a recurring capacity for Season 2,  TV Guide.com reports.

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He’ll play an FBI agent named Ken Phillips, and he’ll run a task force in New York City — likely filling the hole left by Agent Debra Parker’s death in the first season finale.

McDaniel can currently be seen as Jean Baptiste on the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black. His other recent TV work includes Detroit 1-8-7 and The Good Wife.