'Friday Night Lights' Gaius Charles joins the cast in 'Grey's Anatomy's' ninth season

gaius-charles-getty.jpeg" Friday Night Lights" alumnus Gaius Charles will be smashing his way through " Grey's Anatomy's" upcoming ninth season.

Though complete details are yet to be released, TVLine reports that Charles will be joining the cast in a recurring role as Seattle Grace's latest doctor. His character will have to navigate through the hospital in the midst its latest recovery from yet another tragic accident -- one that saw Little Grey's ( Chyler Leigh) death and the departure of Dr. Teddy Altman ( Kim Raver).

Charles is best known for his role as FNL's football star, Smash Williams. However, his more recent credits include guest stints on " Pan Am," " NCIS," and " Necessary Roughness."

What do you think, "Grey's" fans? Looking forward to some new life at Seattle Grace?
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