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Paula Newsome is joining the cast of FlashForward for several episodes, Entertainment Weekly reports.

All we know about Newsome's character is that she's a doctor. A colleague of Olivia's? Janice's OB/GYN? Time will tell.

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You might recognize Newsome from the short-lived Women's Murder Club or her guest spots on Heroes, NCIS, New Adventures of Old Christine and Criminal Minds.  

Newsome will first appear on FlashForward in early 2010.