New NBC Series Casts 'ER' Alum Deadline
A new NBC drama series has added an actress known for her work on "ER" as a regular cast member. Deadline.com reports that Parminder Nagra is joining "The Blacklist."
Nagra will play Agent Margot Malik, an intelligent and strong FBI agent who becomes friends with Elizabeth Keen, a rookie FBI profiler, and becomes her mentor, the story says. Keen is played by Megan Boone.
"The Blacklist" stars James Spader as a former government agent who is on the FBI's most wanted list, but who surrenders in exchange for helping to catch the country's most wanted terrorists.
Nagra, who played Dr. Neela Rasgotra on "ER," is also known for her role in the 2002 feature film "Bend It Like Beckham," and has appeared on a number of TV series including "Alcatraz" and "Psych."