There's an announcement about the cast of Heroes nearly every single day. This has got to be one of the biggest casts in network history. According to Variety, Shalim Ortiz has now joined the superhero drama.

Ortiz will be playing an illegal immigrant. He has escaped his country, arriving in America to search for his sister. At press time, it was not known if the character would have any super powers.

Heroes returns this fall for an all new, super exciting season. Don't miss it.