Sharon Gless by Kevin Parry/WireImage.com
One of these days, stunt-crazy
is going to give a role to an
actor. This, however, is not one of those days.
Sources confirm to me exclusively that FX's slice-and-dice drama has sewn up two-time Emmy winner Sharon Gless for a four-episode arc to air during the show's upcoming fifth season (launching Oct. 30). The ex-
Cagney & Lacey
star will play Colleen Rose, an all-business talent agent who sets her sights on Sean. No, not romantically &mdas;
; she wants to represent him. (Although in the
universe, the thought of Sharon Gless and Dylan Walsh having sex doesn't seem so strange. Icky? Yes. Strange? Nah.)
duties won't interfere with her costarring role on
; production on the second season of the USA Network smash doesn't start up until mid-January, long after Gless'
episodes are in the can.