Al Sapienza

Al Sapienza will guest-star on The Tomorrow People, TVGuide.com has learned.

He will appear in the third episode of the season as Dennis Coburn, the father of Cara (Peyton List), one of the shows' several young adults who possess special powers.

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Sapienza is best known for his role as Mickey Palmice on The Sopranos. He most recently appeared on House of Cards as Marty Spinella, a teachers' union lobbyist who faces off against Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey).

The Tomorrow People, one of TVGuide.com's 10 most-anticipated dramas, will premiere Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 9/8c on CW.

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