Billboard reports Mos Def will be guest starring on the upcoming sixth season of the Showtime drama, Dexter, in multi-episode arc. Def will portray an ex con who claims to have found religion, however, he seems to continually find himself in violent circumstances. Michael C. Hall’s Dexter will attempt reveal to the truth of his identity. The amount of episodes he will be appearing is not known at this time.

Mos Def has previously had roles The Boondocks, The Italian Job, Monster’s Ball, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, House M.D., and Cadillac Records, along side Beyonce.

Source: Billboard