That'll Do, Jack: James Cromwell Joins '24'
In the coming season, we'll also find out that Jack has a father.
Oscar and three-time Emmy nominee
Cromwell and Izzard join an ever-growing list of new additions to the "24" cast for season six. Other newcomers to the show include
FOX has also dropped a few details about this season's plot. The action will pick up 20 months after the events of last season's finale, which ended with Bauer being abused by Chinese agents aboard a freighter bound for parts unknown. Wayne Palmer (
After a series of "horrific terrorist attacks," Palmer calls the CTU team -- sans Bauer, at least at first -- back into action. CTU will, however, once again have the services of Milo Pressman (
The series will begin its sixth season in January.