Mary J. Blige Is Heading to How to Get Away with Murder

Mary J Blige Is Heading to How to Get Away with MurderMary J. Blige will guest-star on How to Get Away with Murder's upcoming third season, Deadline reports.

Details about the Grammy winner's role and plotline are being kept a secret, but it's possible her character will connect with the new mystery that will be revealed in the season premiere.

This isn't Blige's first turn at acting. Earlier this year, the singer earned a Critics' Choice TV Award nomination for her role as Evillene in NBC's live production of The Wiz. She's also appeared on Empire, black-ish, 30 Rock and in the film Mudbound, alongside Carey Mulligan.

Dexter alum Luna Vélez has also joined Murder's cast in a recurring role as the present of Middleton University, where Annalise Keating (Viola Davis) teaches.

How to Get Away with Murder returns Thursday, Sept. 22 at 10/9c on ABC.

This article originally appears on TV Guide.com.

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Sep 01, 2016
I love Mary J. I hope they have her in something different ie not a singer,not an actress. Maybe a lawyer ,a doctor or a shrink?
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Sep 01, 2016
Or a tech hedge fund startup. Something to see her in a next light.
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Aug 31, 2016
What is up with this name change by velez ?
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Aug 31, 2016
Do you mean Velez is playing the President of the university?
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