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Call him Bond, Derrick Bond.

FlashForward alum Michael Ealy has joined the cast of The Good Wife as Derrick Bond, a partner in the Washington firm that is merging with Lockhart & Gardner, a CBS rep confirms. Bond is described as a soft-spoken lawyer who will clash with Will and Diane's practice style.

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Ealy will appear in at least 10 episodes in the CBS series' second season.

The casting news was first reported by Entertainment Weekly.

The 36-year old actor, who also starred in Sleeper Cell, is set to guest-star on Showtime's Californication in Season 4.