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'Ringer': 'Veronica Mars' Star Jason Dohring Lands Recurring Role

He’ll play a teacher who sees potential in Siobhan's troubled step-daughter.

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Jason Dohring

Jason Dohring, aka Veronica Mars jerk-turned-good guy Logan Echolls, has booked a recurring role on the CW’s upcoming thriller Ringer.

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Dohring will play Mr. Carpenter, a high school teacher at Juliet’s (Zoey Deutch) school, as first reported by EW.

Ringer stars Sarah Michelle Gellar as troubled twins Bridget and Siobhan, who both have a bounty on their heads. Juliet is the step-daughter of Siobhan and Andrew Martin (Ioan Gruffudd), who returns home from boarding school and winds up attending a new school where Mr. Carpenter sees potential in her.

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Dohring’s credits include Moonlight and episodes of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Lie to Me.

Ringer, which also stars Lost’s Nestor Carbonell, premieres Sept. 13 on the CW.

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