Political Animals alum Adrian Pasdar has joined the cast of USA Network’s Burn Notice in a recurring role for its upcoming seventh season, TVWise has learned
Pasdar has been cast as Randall Burke, a savvy, dangerous, and unpredictable former special ops soldier who is now suspected of running a freelance terrorist ring. A charismatic wild-card, he oozes both danger and courage. If you’re on his good side, he’ll show you the time of your life. If you’re on his bad side, he’ll probably want to kill you.
Burn Notice was created by Matt Nix and follows Michael Westen, a former CIA operative who was blacklisted (or ‘burned’) by the agency. Michael, with the assistance of his mother, ex girlfriend Fiona and his friends Sam Axe and Jesse Porter, takes on cases as a unlicensed private investigator while he also investigates why he was burned and attempts to reclaim his position at the CIA. The drama series stars Jeffrey Donovan as Michael Westen, Sharon Gless as Madeline Westen, Gabrielle Anwar as Fiona Glenanne, Bruce Campbell as Sam Axe and Coby Bell as Jesse Porter.
In the show’s seventh season, viewers will begin to discover the intricacies of the mysterious deal Michael (Jeffrey Donovan) made in the season finale. This deal pushes Michael into new territories that consequently bring him face to face with some formidable friends and foes from his past. As the repercussions of the deal become increasingly dangerous and complex, Michael will enlist the help of Fiona (Anwar), Sam (Campbell) and Jesse (Bell).