Michael Gaston has landed a recurring role in NBC’s new thriller drama series Blindspot. Written by Martin Gero and directed by Mark Pellington, it centers on a mysterious Jane Doe (Jaime Alexander) who is found in a body bag in NYC’s Times Square with tattoos all over her body, including the address of the FBI agent Kurt Weller (Sullivan Stapleton) who found her. Gaston will play CIA Deputy Director Tom Carter, who assists the FBI team delving into the mystery, meaning and implications of Jane Doe’s tattoos. The series premieres September 21 on NBC.

Gaston’s credits include a series regular role opposite Justin Theroux in HBO’s The Leftovers; recurring roles on Mad Men, The Mentalist and Damages, and features Inception and W. He is repped by APA and Sanders Armstrong Caserta Management.