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Dexter's daddy won't be off the air for long.

James Remar has been tapped for a multi-episode arc on Grey's Anatomy's upcoming tenth season, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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Details on Remar's role were not available. As first reported by TVLine.com, Remar will appear early on in the season.

Remar has played Dexter's (dead) adopted father, Harry Morgan, since Season 1. Remar, who is also known for his role as Richard on Sex and the City, has recently guest-starred on Wilfred, Hawaii Five-0 and The Vampire Diaries.

Grey's Anatomy returns for a two-hour Season 10 premiere on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 9/8c on ABC.

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