Wilmer Valderrama will be joining the cast of “NCIS” season 14 as a regular.
“That 70’s Show” actor and Demi Lovato’s ex Wilmer Valderrama recently signed as a series regular for the coming “NCIS” season 14.
TV Line said that Wilmder Valderrma will play as an NCIS field agent who covered assignment years ago and was not able to surface again.
“Now, he’s back and his dedication to job and country has left him an unpredictable, charismatic loose cannon,” the report said.
Deadline said that Wilmer Valderrama is added to the long time series to replace Michael Weatherly’s departure in “NCIS” season 13.
“NCIS” Season 14 executive producer Gary Glasberg meanwhile said that Demi Lovato’s ex-boyfriend will be playing a role that will allow him to “flex his dramatic, physical and comedic talents.”
“Fans are going to see him like they’ve never seen him before,” the exec added. “This is going to be fun. We’re thrilled he’s coming aboard.”
Wilmer Valderrama will now joining “NCIS” season 14 cast members Mark Harmon, Pauley Perrette, Sean Murray, Rocky Carroll, Emily Wickersham, Brian Dietzen and David McCallum.
Wilmer Valderrama also previously served as guest in five episodes of “Grey’s Anatomy.”
The 36-year-old actor also appeared in Fox’s “Minority Report,” and “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.” He was also included in the movies “To Whom It May Concern” and “The Adderall Diaries.”
There are still no confirmation on the exact release date of “NCIS” Season 14 though it was announced that CBS has already signed for season 14 and 15.
“NCIS” is said to be the top rated drama series after it has 17.1 million live viewers and a 2.3 rating in the key 18-49 demo. This means that it builds up to 21 billion in L+3.