below is some context of information i have found prior to the return of heroes.
the source can be found at the web address below
In his weekly column Michael Ausiello, answering a fanâs question, revealed some information about two new regular characters that will debut during the third season of Heroes - Heroes Volume 3: âVillains.â
Question: Any more Heroes scoop?
Ausiello: Two new recurring roles are being cast, both of which are slated to debut in the Season 3 premiere. âJoyâ is in her early twenties and described as âquick on her feet â and adept at getting herself into and out of trouble.â Senator Robert Malden, meanwhile, is in his fifties and a political straight shooter.