Maria Doyle Kennedy, who co-starred on "The Tudors" as Henry VIII’s first wife, will return to Showtime with a role on "Dexter," reports Deadline.com.
Kennedy, an Irish actress and singer, will have a recurring role on the fifth season of "Dexter" as an Irish nanny hired by Dexter Morgan the article says. She had played Catherine Aragon in the first season of "The Tudors."
Also, EW.com’s The Ausiello Files reports that Shawn Hatosy of "Southland" has been tapped for a multi-episode arc in "Dexter," although Showtime declined to comment on which character he’ll play, the EW article said. It’s thought that he’ll have a part playing a bad guy.