Robert Knepper (Heroes, Prison Break) and Julie McNiven (Supernatural, Mad Men) have been cast as guest stars to the second season of STARGATE UNIVERSE.
Robert Knepper joins the cast for a six-episode arc and will portray Simeon, a member of the Lucian Alliance. Julie McNiven will also join the cast for a five-episode arc, portraying Ginn, a member of the Lucian Alliance. Season two of Stargate Universe premieres on Syfy fall 2010.
Stargate Universe follows a band of soldiers, scientists and civilians, who must fend for themselves as they are forced through a Stargate when their hidden base comes under attack. The desperate survivors emerge aboard an ancient ship, which is locked on an unknown course and unable to return to Earth. Faced with meeting the most basic needs of food, water and air, the group must unlock the secrets of the ship's Stargate to survive. The danger, adventure and hope they find on board the Destiny will reveal the heroes and villains among them.