Covert Affairs Update: Kenny Johnson Joins Cast

By Kitin Miranda | 3 years ago
Covert Affairs Update: Kenny Johnson Joins Cast
Kenny Johnson. 08:58. May 12, 2007. Wikimedia Commons/Albert Domasin

“Covert Affairs” Season 5 is halfway from wrapping up, yet the season is leaving us with more questions than answers as CIA Agent Annie Walker (Piper Perabo) and her handler Auggie Anderson (Christopher Gorham) try to figure out the truth on who was truly behind the Chicago bombing. However, as one chapter closes, another opens, and this is seen as The Hollywood Reporter (THR) has announced the a new cast member who will be coming aboard the hit espionage show when it returns this fall. Read on to learn more about this story.Covert Affairs” Season 5 is halfway from wrapping up, yet the season is leaving us with more questions than answers as CIA Agent Annie Walker (Piper Perabo) and her handler Auggie Anderson (Christopher Gorham) try to figure out the truth on who was truly behind the Chicago bombing. However, as one chapter closes, another opens, and this is seen as The Hollywood Reporter (THR) has announced the a new cast member who will be coming aboard the hit espionage show when it returns this fall. Read on to learn more about this story.

TV actor Kenny Johnson, who was a cast member of A&E’s “Bates Motel,” will be joining the cast of “Covert Affairs” when the show returns for the second half of Season 5 this coming fall.

Johnson is no stranger to television, as he is best known for his role as Detective Curtis Lemansky on the hit police show, “The Shield”, which he portrayed for five years, from 2002 all the way to 2007. He also has been on other various television shows, such as “Saving Grace” (2007 to 2010), “Sons of Anarchy” (2009 to 2011), “Prime Suspect” (2011 to 2012), “Dexter” (2013) and “Bates Motel” (2014).

In the second half of Season 5 of “Covert Affairs”, according to THR, Johnson will take on the role of a former CIA paramilitary operative. His character  is morally strong, yet has a golden  and compassionate heart. However, he is determined, as he is able to tackle any challenge that is thrown his way. He joins a roster of other guest stars on the show, which include Perrey Reeves and Amy Jo Johnson.

And that’s the latest update on Kenny Johnson joining the “Covert Affairs” cast for this season. For more updates, news and recaps on “Covert Affairs” and other television shows, keep on following Movie News Guide (MNG).

Catch Annie and Auggie in action in the final episode of the first half of Season 5 of “Covert Affairs” on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at 10:00 pm on USA Network.

“Covert Affairs” airs every Tuesday night at 10:00 pm on USA Network.

Photo Source: Wikimedia Commons/Albert Domasin

 

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Kitin Miranda enjoys writing, learning new things, telling stories, and doing theater. When she is not busy with her many projects, she can be found reading a good book, writing poetry or fiction, updating her blog, discovering new food places around her neighborhood, or watching American or Asian TV shows.