Sleepy Hollow Books Fringe's John Noble For Power(s)ful Recurring Role

john noble sleepy hollowFringe vet John Noble is heading back to Fox with a major recurring role on Sleepy Hollow, TVLine has confirmed.

As first reported by Deadline, Noble will play Henry Parrish, a reclusive man who possesses supernatural powers that have the potential to help Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison).

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The gig reunites Noble with Fringe cocreators Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci.

As reported earlier this week by TVLine, True Blood‘s James Frain is also joining the rookie drama for multiple episodes in the role of Rutledge, a modern-day nobleman who will interrogate Ichabod about his past.

Sleepy Hollow got off to a strong start Monday, giving Fox its best fall drama debut in seven years.