Paula Malcomson

Paula Malcomson will guest-star in an upcoming episode of Private Practice, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively.

She'll play the wife of a convicted killer on death row who is nearing execution. While Violet (Amy Brenneman) attempts to help her accept her husband's impending death, Malcomson's character obsessively seeks a stay of execution.

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The actress has starred in such series as Deadwood and Caprica, had stints on Lost and The Event and recurred on the third season of Sons of Anarchy.

Malcomson will appear in Episode 14, titled "Home Again."