Katee Sackhoff Joins ’24’
Posted by Brian on 06/08/2009
Source: Ausiello Files
Katee Sackhoff AKA the coolest girl on television, and an actress so awesome she trumped the main character on their own show (Bionic Woman), has been cast alongside Jack Bauer in the newest season of 24. Sackhoff is slated to play Dana Walsh, a highly respected down to earth data analyst at the new and improved CTU in New York whis means only one thing: Starbuck is gonna put a gun in Chloe’s face! Sackhoff’s character is in a relationship with recently cast Freddie Prinze Jr. and “apparently has a skeleton in her closet she’s trying desperately to keep hidden.”
Twenty-four hours with Katee Sackhoff? SOLD! The eighth season of 24 premieres Jan. 17, 2010 and revolves around an assassination attempt against a visiting foreign leader (Slumdog Millionaire‘s Anil Kapoor). Also recently cast this season are Mykelti Williamson, Doug Hutchinson, Jennifer Westfeldt, and Chris Diamantopoulos.