Ward will guest-star in a February episode of the popular Friday-night procedural, Fancast has learned, as a lawyer who helps out a woman haunted by her past. Ward’s client, played by former ‘Eastwick’ witch Lindsay Price, will form a bond with Lindsay (Anna Belknap) as she works through her ordeal.
Ward’s other credits include ‘Sleeper Cell,’ ‘Melrose Place’ and ‘Dark Skies.’
In other recent casting news:
* Another Long – ‘Cheers’ alumna Shelley – is due for a ‘Modern Family‘ encore. She will reprise her role of rather unpredictable Jay’s ex-wife, DeDe, in a January episode celebrating Lily’s birthday. (TV Guide Magazine)
* ‘Deadwood’ alum Molly Parker has landed the lead in ‘Meet Jane,’ a Lifetime pilot about an unhappily wed mother of two who is recruited by the FBI to snoop on her computer tech hubby, Deadline reports. Parker next can be seen on the Nov. 24 episode of Fox’s ‘Human Target.’