Rhys Ifans is joining the cast of CBS' contemporary
Sherlock Holmes series "Elementary" in the recurring role of Sherlock's famed brother, Mycroft Holmes.
Rhys Ifans即将加入CBS的当代福尔摩斯探案系列剧《基本演绎法》并在剧中扮演Sherlock有名的哥哥—Mycroft Holmes.
Ifans will make his debut
in the show's Season 2 premiere
, airing Sept. 26, and filmed on location in London.
According to a CBS release, the episode
follows Sherlock as he's called to London to revisit an old case and comes face-to-face with older brother, Mycroft. The estranged
siblings are forced to work through their relationship while Sherlock and Joan Watson are guests in Mycroft's home at 221B Baker Street.
"I could not be more excited to have Rhys coming aboard," "Elementary" creator Robert Doherty said in a statement. "I've always been a tremendous fan and feel very honored to have him in the fold. Equally excited are Jonny and Lucy, both of whom have worked with Rhys in feature
films. I think this is going to be a lot of fun for all of us."
Ifans' credits include "The Amazing Spider-Man" and "Notting Hill." He co-starred with Miller in 2000's gangster
film "Love, Honour and Obey" and opposite Liu in 2002 ensemble drama "Hotel."