'CSI: Miami' adds a series regular

Omar Miller's first episode is set to air Oct. 5

Actor Omar Miller ("Eleventh Hour") has joined the cast of CBS’ “CSI: Miami” as a series regular. His first episode on the crime drama will air Oct. 5.

Miller plays Walter Simmons, a Louisiana native and art theft specialist who transfers over from the night shift to join Horatio’s (David Caruso) team.

He was originally cast as a guest star, with the network recently picking up his series regular option.

Miller's film credits include "Shall We Dance" and "8 Mile."