Chuck has entered The Matrix — and found a love interest for John Casey.
VIDEO: Chuck stars geek out over Star Wars' Mark Hamill
star Carrie-Anne Moss
has signed on for a multi-episode arc on the spy series' fifth and final season, TV Line
reports. The actress will play Gertrude Verbanski, an ex-spy who runs Verbanski Corp, the top competitor of Chuck's new company. She's ruthless, but also has a soft spot for her old rival, Casey (Adam Baldwin
)."I would say that as a fan of Adam Baldwin, I am most excited for the idea of having him in a torrid romance," co-creator Chris Fedak told TVGuide.com this month.
Chuck final season scoop: Morgan and Chuck's new "Intersect"ion and a possible Casey romance?
Moss joins Mark Hamill
as one of the Chuck
guest stars announced for this season. Since the Matrix
trilogy, she starred in Disturbia
and the Lifetime pilot Normal
, which was not picked up earlier this week.Chuck
returns Friday, Oct. 21 at 8/7c on NBC.