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Nic Bishop has joined Covert Affairs as a series regular, USA announced Wednesday.

The Body of Proof alum will play Ryan McQuaid, a charming former Navy SEAL-turned-private contractor billionaire. McQuaid and Annie (Piper Perabo) become uneasy allies after meeting in the field, but as the pair grows closer, Annie fears he might have a secret agenda.

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Covert Affairs' fifth season picks up after Annie faked her death to go undercover in Hong Kong to kill longtime nemesis Henry (Gregory Itzin). 

In addition to playing Peter Dunlop on Body of Proof, Bishop has also appeared on CSINCIS: Los Angeles and Necessary Roughness.

Covert Affairs returns this summer.