Amanda Setton is joining the cast of for its fifth season, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. Hawaii Five-0
alum has landed the recurring role of medical examiner Dr. Mindy Shaw, who will be Max's ( Crazy Ones Masi Oka) new trainee. Described as a smart young woman who takes initiative and turns in impressive work, Dr. Shaw will be introduced in the Season 5 premiere.
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teased the role earlier this month, when series boss Peter Lenkov revealed that the new character "will be there at crime scenes and be a voice in the ME's office."
In other casting news, TVGuide.com has also confirmed that
Carol Burnett will reprise her role as McGarrett's ( Alex O'Loughlin) aunt in Season 5.
Setton is also known for her roles on
and The Mindy Project . Gossip Girl
Hawaii Five-0 kicks off Season 5 on Friday, Sept. 26 on CBS. Do you think Dr. Shaw will be a good addition to the team?
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