Michael Shanks Online has just posted this news:
New role for Michael
We've just been informed by his publicist that Michael has signed for a recurring role on the hit FOX Network series, 24.
Michael starts shooting episodes for the current season this week.
Further details on which episodes he will appear in and when they will air will be provided when they become available. (The remaining episodes of the series run from today, 12 March, to 21 May.)
The series, starring Kiefer Sutherland, is currently in its sixth season, with a further two seasons and a feature film planned.