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Sorry, Conrad Grayson: Victoria is getting a new lover!

James Purefoy, who portrayed Mark Antony on HBO's Rome, will play a love interest for Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) on Revenge, TheInsider.com reports.

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While details on his role are scarce, Stowe teases, "She's going to have a big, passionate love affair." The mystery lover will first appear in Episode 17, two episodes following the murder that took place in a flash forward in the pilot.

Revenge airs Thursdays at 10/9c on ABC.