Sebastian Roché has been cast in a recurring role on Fringe, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Roché will play The Leader, a mysterious humanoid soldier from another universe who is attempting to gather information about Olivia Dunham and possibly start a war.
Fringe executive producers: Good and evil is based on your point of view
You might recognize the Paris-born actor from his recurring gig on General Hospital, where he plays Jerry Jacks (aka James Craig), a terrorist who faked his own death. More recently, if you blinked, you missed him on the CW's The Beautiful Life in September. He also has a part in Steven Spielberg's big-screen Tintin adaption, which hits theaters in 2011.
See how Jeff Pinkner and Joel Wyman answered our burning questions
Roché replaces Thomas Kretschmann, who appeared as The Leader in the Oct. 8 episode (that was his head being reattached), but had to drop out due to scheduling.