Danny Glover to Guest on NBC’s ‘Ironside’

by | September 15, 2013 at 8:22 AM | Black Entertainment, Fall TV 2013, Ironside, TV News

Danny Glover (Photo: Getty Images)

By Tim Kenneally

Danny Glover is heading to “Ironside.”

The “Lethal Weapon” star has been booked as a guest star on NBC’s revamp of the crime drama, which stars Blair Underwood as wheelchair-bound cop Robert Ironside.

Also read: TCA: Why ‘Ironside’ Producers Didn’t Cast a Paraplegic Actor

On the episode, which bears the title “Minor Infractions,” Glover will play Frank, Robert Ironside’s father.

In a flashback sequence that shed light on Ironside’s family history, Frank will be seen in the last days before he enters prison.

“Ironside,” which also stars Spencer Grammer, Pablo Schreiber and Neal Bledsoe, premieres Oct. 2 at 10 p.m. (9c).

Why wait ’til Oct. 2? We have the premiere episode of the new “Ironside” right here: