ediKenyan-American actor Edi Gathegi has joined the cast of the upcoming 3rd season of NBC’s ‘The Blacklist’, in what is said to be a major recurring role.

The Blacklist is a highly rated American drama series. TV.Com rates it at 8.7 out of 10 while IMDb gives it 8.2.

Gathegi will play the role of Mr. Solomon, who essentially handles the dirty work for the Cabal. Unassuming and soft-spoken on the surface, with a hidden and terrifying capacity for violence, Mr. Solomon is a monster in gentleman’s clothing.

Gathegi’s other credits include The Twilight Saga, Proof, X-Men: First, Justified among others.

Season 3 of Blacklist premiered on Sept. 24