EXCLUSIVE: Heroes‘ Noah Bennet will have his trusted associate when he tackles a new group of everyday people with extraordinary abilities. Heroes alum Jimmy Jean-Louis is set for an arc on the upcoming Heroes Reborn event series, reprising his role as The Haitian. This is the third character from the original series confirmed to appear in the follow-up, along with Jack Coleman’s Noah and Masi Oka’s Hiro Nakamura.
The Haitian was a recurring character on all four seasons of Heroes. He is often tasked with erasing people’s memories, with his super abilities also including blocking the powers of others in his vicinity.
Heroes Reborn, from creator/executive producer Tim Kring, is slated for a fall launch, with new addition Zachary Levi leading the cast alongside Coleman.
Jean-Louis, who also did an arc on the CW’s Arrow, just wrapped a role in David O. Russell’s upcoming film Joy. He is repped by Elevate Entertainment and Global Artists.