Actor Robert Knepper has played villains on “Prison Break” and the latest season of “Heroes”
Now the actor is set for a bad guy role for the second season of “Stargate: Universe.”
Gateworld reports that Knepper has signed on to play the leader of a dangerous group of space pirates called the Lucian Alliance. Knepper will be play Simeon and will come into conflict with Dr. Rush.
The second season of “SGU” begins production later this year. The second half of season one of the show begins airing Friday, April 2 at 9 p.m. EST.