Plus, Brandon Soo Hoo and Eiza Gonzalez have joined the cast. Production is under way on the 10-episode series for the El Rey Network.
The actor appeared in three Season 5 episodes as the father of Joe Manganiello's Alcide on the popular HBO vampire series.
It's no names, no badges, no mercy for the LAPD in Ruben Fleischer's gangster noir thriller, in theaters this January.
Chris Noth and Robert Patrick have also joined this biopic of porn star Linda Lovelance alongside Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard.
The actor replaces Bryan Cranston who recently dropped out of the LAPD project.
Robert Patrick and Ray Stevenson also join Billy Bob Thornton's directorial project about a culture clash between two families in 1969.
Liam Cunningham, Brendan Gleeson, Robert Patrick and Sam Shepard join the Denzel Washington-Ryan Reynolds starring thriller.
Robert Patrick also joins the Mahsun Kirmizigul-directed indie film.