Chuck star Yvonne Strahovski, who plays Agent Sarah Walker C.I.A, has found a new gig as a killer on Dexter. On Tuesday, Showtime announced that the 29-year-old has already begun taping for the television drama series.
In addition to Chuck, Strahovski has stared Sea Patrol, as Agent Martina Royce; Double the Fist, as Suzie, and HeadLand, as Freya Lewis.
On Dexter, she will be playing Hannah McKay, a self-sufficient, strong woman, who has a past that she can’t seem to put behind her. When the Miami Metro Police Department reopens cold cases, they turn to her for help as Hall’s Dexter Morgan starts to become curious about what Hannah really knows.
Swedish born actress Katia Winter will be playing a Russian exotic dancer who shakes her money maker at a club in Miami. Jason Gedrick will act as the manager of the club, and Ray Stevenson will play the head a Russian crime organization.
Dexter will be returning on Showtime, Sept. 30 at 9 p.m. It has been renewed by Showtime for two more seasons. In addition, they are moving ahead with two drama pilots, Masters of Sex, and Ray Donovan, which will become series.