Benched and Better Off Ted alum Jay Harrington has booked a key recurring role on the second season of CBS’ medical drama series Code Black. He will play the brilliant Dr. Leo Fields, the most respected neurosurgeon in Los Angeles who’s forced to operate on one of the show’s major characters.

Harrington joins new Code Black regular Rob Lowe and major recurring players Noah Gray-Cabey, Emily Tyra, and Kathleen Rose Perkins.

Harrington, known for playing the title character in Better Off Ted, also starred on Benched and Hot In Cleveland. His feature credits include American Reunion and Octopus.