Michael A. Goorjian is the latest actor to board the upcoming 16 episode fifth season of USA Network’s Covert Affairs, TVWise has learned.
The actor, best known for his role on Party of Five, has been cast as Borz Altan, a former U.S. soldier who became disillusioned with the ideals of the American Dream. Michael A. Goorjian’s is the latest actor to join the series, following the recent casting of Body of Proof alum Nic Bishop as former Navy SEAL Ryan McQuaid. Goorjian’s other notable TV credits include stints on Alias, House, CSI: Miami and Lie To Me. He is repped by Evolution Entertainment Partners.
The fifth season of Covert affairs is set to premiere on USA Network this Summer and will pick up directly from the season four finale which saw CIA operative Annie Walker fake her death, alter her identity and go deep undercover in the streets of Hong Kong to defeat her most cunning opponent, Henry Wilcox (Gregory Itzin). The new season will examine the price Annie will have to pay for this risky maneuver and the implications it will have on her relationships, both personally and professionally, as she attempts to re-emerge into the world she once knew.