Published On: Sun, Sep 22nd, 2013

‘Fringe’ star John Noble joins ‘Sleepy Hollow’ as a recluse to help Ichabod Crane

Fringe star John Noble is reuniting with Fox and the series’ co-creators Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci.

Fringe series finale Joshua JacksonDeadline reports that Noble is set for a major recurring role on Fox’s new drama series Sleepy Hollow, co-created/executive produced by Kurtzman and Orci.

He will appear later in the season as Henry Parrish, a kind and reclusive man who possesses supernatural powers that have the potential to help the series’ protagonist, Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison).

The news comes on the heels of a strong premiere forSleepy Hollow, which posted Fox’s biggest opening for a fall drama series in 7 years with 10.1 million viewers and a 3.5 in 18-49.

Noble, who was a fan favorite for his portrayal of eccentric scientist Walter Bishop on Fringe, will also be reprising his role on The Good Wife next season as Matthew Ashbaugh, Alicia’s (Julianna Magulies) very rich, eccentric client who was murdered.

Fringe wrapped up their long run earlier this year.

Mison stars alongside  Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood and Orlando Jones with John Cho and Clancy Brown appearing in the pilot.

Sleepy Hollow airs Monday nights on Fox.

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