Schiff cast in 'Criminal Minds' spinoff

Aug. 5, 2010 at 10:00 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Richard Schiff has landed a recurring role on TV's "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior," a CBS representative told TVGuide.com.

Schiff, who is best known for his work on "The West Wing," is to play FBI director Jack Fickler and will appear in the spin-off's premiere episode, Entertainment Weekly said.

Starring Forest Whitaker, Janeane Garofalo and Kirsten Vangsness, the show is to premiere at mid-season.

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