Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, formerly of
HBO's prison drama Oz, is
joining the cast of the ABC hit
Lost. He'll play a mysterious man
with possibly ominous intentions,
according to ABC. While on Oz,
Akinnuoye-Agbaje played the character of
Simon Adebisi, a cunning and fierce
supercriminal. He also appeared in the
films Congo, The Mummy
Returns, and The Bourne Identity.
Lost tells the story of a group of plane crash survivors that finds itself on a mysterious island not found on any maps. The castaways are beset upon by stange monsters, a villainous gang of humans, and a creepy French woman.
Previously, ABC announced that Michelle Rodriguez,of Girlfight, SWAT, and Blue Crush fame, was coming to the show for its sophomore season. Rodriguez will play a character introduced in the first season, a passenger who was in the tail section of the plane, which crashed on a separate part of the island.