Claire Forlani has booked a recurring role on NCIS: Los Angeles as the team's new operations manager, a show rep confirms.
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The actress will play Lauren Hunter, putting the future of current operations manager Hetty (Linda Hunt
) in question. According to Entertainment Weekly
, which first reported the news, Lauren and Hetty will be part of the season's big cliff-hanger that will leave fans wondering whether Hunt will stick with the procedural next season.Forlani's arc starts May 10.Forlani can currently be seen as Queen Igraine in Starz's Camelot
. She has also recurred on CSI:NY
as medical examiner Dr. Peyton Driscoll.