Jamie Bamber to Guest Star on 'Rizzoli & Isles'

Detective Jane Rizzoli and Dr. Maura Isles are about to face a murder who is out of this world!

British Battlestar Galactica alum Jamie Bamber has been tapped to guest star this season on TNT’s crime drama Rizzoli & Isles for at least two episodes.

According to new reports from TVLine, Bamber will portray Paul Wescourt, a “successful prosecutor who is accused of killing his mistress.”

Bamber’s character will first appear in this summer’s season five finale (set to air September 2), and the character will return in the first episode of the the Rizzoli & Isles‘ midseason arch (which typically runs during the winter).

In addition to appearing on the British version of Battlestar Galactica, Bamber has appeared on Body of Proof, Law & Order: UK, Monday Mornings and The Smoke.

Bamber joins a growing list of season five guest stars including Enver Gjokaj (Dollhouse) who is set to recur in at least three episodes this season as Jack Keystone a Boston Univeristy Professor and a possible love interest for Dr. Isles.

Rizzoli & Isles season five airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on TNT.

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