'Heroes Reborn' recruits Jack Coleman to return for NBC miniseries

jack-coleman-heroes-reborn-noah-bennett.jpgHere's the first official casting news surrounding NBC's upcoming "Heroes" miniseries reboot, "Heroes Reborn": Jack Coleman, a.ka.a. Horn-Rimmed Glasses a.k.a. HRG a.k.a. Noah Bennett, is back.

Deadline Hollywood reported the news, which was confirmed by the show's official Twitter account with a nifty new picture.

Coleman played Noah Bennett, a former Company agent and father to Hayden Panettiere's cheerleader Claire Bennett, and was nicknamed HRG before the character's name was revealed on the show.

Deadline reports that many of the show's original actors have been approached to return, although Zachary Quinto and Milo Ventimiglia are currently unavailable.

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