'Heroes' villain is 'Prison Break' ex-con
The "Prison Break" star, who played imprisoned white supremecist leader Theodore "T-Bag" Bagwell, has will play the new villain in the fourth season of "Heroes," according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Knepper's character Samuel is described as a charismatic but ultimately evil Jim Jones type.
"Heroes" will begin production later this week and will return in the fall.
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