'Covert Affairs' Alum Christopher Gorham Cops 'Major Crimes' Role (Exclusive)

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Major Crimes has set its sights on a Covert Affairs alum for its upcoming season.

Christopher Gorham is set to guest-star on the TNT drama, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

The actor will appear in episode five of season five as Dax, a sharp, tech-savvy marketer laser-focused on promoting his celebrity clients through the manipulation of social media platforms. But is he also trying to manipulate the LAPD?

Gorham's guest role comes after an arc on NBC's Heartbeat and ahead of a role on DirecTV's third season of Full Circle. In addition to his starring role on USA spy drama Covert Affairs, Gorham is known for Ugly Betty and Popular. After directing several episodes of Covert Affairs, he is set to make his film directorial debut on We Love You, Sally Carmichael!, in which he will also star. Gorham is repped by CAA, Atlas Artists and Bloom Hergott.

Major Crimes' fifth-season premieres Monday, June 13, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on TNT.