Wendell Pierce joins the cast of 'Ray Donovan'

Feb. 19, 2014 at 2:17 PM

NEW YORK, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Wendell Pierce is to play a recurring role on the second season of the Los Angeles drama series "Ray Donovan," Showtime announced Wednesday.

The Emmy Award-winning actor is best known for his work on the TV shows "The Wire" and "Treme."

He will play Mr. Keith, a down-on-his-luck parole officer who gets a payoff from professional fixer Ray, played by Liev Schreiber.

Production on the 12-episode second season of "Ray Donovan" is currently under way. It is set for a summer premiere.

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