Respected character actor Jere Burns has booked a guest role on the fifth season of TNT’s flagship drama series Major Crimes.
Burns will guest star in an upcoming episode as Eliot Chase, a tightly wound former engineer who, after losing everything, sets out to make a bold statement against his enemies, TVLine reports.
The role keeps the actor in the Turner family. Burns also stars as series regular character Chet Atkins on the Rashida Jones satirical cop comedy Angie Tribeca, which is currently airing its 10 episode second on TNT’s corporate sibling TBS. His previous credits include such shows as Justified, Burn Notice and Bates Motel.
The 13 episode fifth season of Major Crimes premieres on TNT on Monday June 13th at 10/9c.