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Two-time Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou will bring his stern presence to Season 2 of Wayward Pines this summer, Fox announced Wednesday.

Hounsou will play CJ Mitchum, a historian for the town of Wayward Pines who knows a lot about its complex origins. He joins previously-announced Season 2 star Jason Patric.

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