A new face is joing the cast of Heroes
, according to the Hollywood Reporter
. Dania Ramirez
will join the series in the fall. She will play a character named Maya, whose power is being kept secret for now.
Ramirez will be one of five new actors expected to be added to the show in its second season. Others will include a boyfriend for Claire (Hayden Panettiere
), an African-American mother, a surrogate for Niki's (Ali Larter
) son, and an Irish mobster.
Most recently Ramirez starred in The Sopranos
as A.J.'s (Robert Iler
) former fiancee Bianca.
-Dania Ramirez Pictures