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Chris Zylka is about to get wrapped up in The Secret Circle's coven, has learned.

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Based on the novels by L.J. Smith, the upcoming series centers on orphaned Cassie (Britt Robertson), who returns to her family's hometown to discover she is a member of a covert coven — including Phoebe Tonkin's Faye and  Thomas Dekker's Adam. Zykla will play Billy, a chiseled and charming neighbor of Cassie, who also has a romantic history with Faye and is quite the foil to Adam.

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Zylka, whose credits include 10 Things I Hate About You and Zeke and Luther, will first appear in the Episode 6 of the freshman series, executive-produced by The Vampire Diaries' Kevin Williamson.

The Secret Circle premieres Thursday, Sept. 15 at 9/8c on the CW.