Peter Weller will help The Last Ship stay the course next summer, TVLine has learned exclusively.
Filmdom’s erstwhile Robocop will recur during Season 4 of the TNT action-drama as Dr. Paul Vellek, a world-renowned authority in genetic modification and plant biotechnology. Vellek’s expertise will play a critical role in the latest mission for the Nathan James and her crew.
Weller’s previous TV credits include Longmire, Sons of Anarchy, Dexter and 24.
The Last Ship was renewed for Season 4 in August, and then barely a month later also got a Season 5 pick-up.