Actor James McCaffrey, who most know from FX’s former hit series ‘Rescue Me’ with Denis Leary, has been tapped for a guest role in Suits. According to TV Line, McCaffrey will appear in one episode of the USA drama as Gordon Specter, the father of Harvey. McCaffrey will be seen in flashback scenes in Suits’ August 20 episode where he helps Harvey make a decision about his career. Should he stay at the D.A.’s office or go back to Jessica? Fans will find out later this summer when ‘Suits’ returns in its third season on July 16 in its 10pm time slot. The all new run of episodes will reportedly feature more conflict for Harvey and Jessica, as well as the back story of Harvey’s youth with flashbacks showing fans how the lawyer looked in his younger years before making into the legal world. READ MORE...
It's time to meet Harvey Specter's dad when "Suits" Season 3 returns this summer! And now the word is out on the actor who will play that influential man: James McCaffrey.McCaffrey will appear in the season's flashback episode as Gordon Specter, according to TVLine. This is the sixth episode of the season and will air on Aug. 20. Set 10 years before the main events of "Suits," the now-deceased Gordon will play a major role in his son's decisions at that time.What will Harvey (Gabriel Macht) be deciding? At the time depicted in the flashback, Harvey will still be a lawyer in the district attorney's office. Facing corruption in a place of supposed idealism, he will have to decide whether or not to stay or to go work for Jessica Pearson (Gina Torres).This is the second flashback episode for "Suits," showing even more of the past that led to the stories of the present.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/06/suits-casts-james-mccaffrey-as-harveys-dad.html
"The Arrangement": With the merger complete, Jessica's new partnership with Darby (Conleth Hill) is tested when he assigns Harvey a high-profile client who faces the loss of her company if Harvey can't prove her innocence. Mike works to reconcile with Harvey and to manage the fallout from his revelation to Rachel. - From USA. Read More... http://www.buddytv.com/slideshows/suits-season-3-premiere-photos-welcome-to-pearson-darby-4746.aspx
"Suits" Season 3 comes in under a cloud of conflict at the law firm. That conflict is clearly seen in the photos from the Season 3 premiere, "The Arrangement." While there are plenty of story reasons why there might be conflict on "Suits" (more on that in a minute), one has to wonder whether the arrival of two "Game of Thrones" actors -- Conleth Hill and Michele Fairley -- doesn't have something to do with the heightened tension.Hill -- better known for playing the role of the bald and crafty Lord Varys on "Game of Thrones" -- made his "Suits" debut in the Season 2 finale this past winter. He plays Darby, the new partner is Jessica Pearson's (Gina Torres) law firm. While Darby mostly seems like a pleasant and fair man ...... His hidden ruthlessness and basic presence bother Harvey (Gabriel Macht).There is also the possibility that Louis (Rick Hoffman) will have problems... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/06/suits-season-3-premiere-photos-does-game-of-thrones-bring-more-conflict.html
It may not be the Red Wedding, but the atmosphere will be just as cutthroat when Game of Thrones ' Michelle Fairley joins the third season of USA's Suits in a recurring role starting July 16. She plays... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Suits-Michelle-Fairley-1066514.aspx?rss=breakingnews
A Game of Thrones actress Suits up! Michelle Fairley, known by Game of Thrones fans as Lady Catelyn Stark, is set to join USA Network's summer hit Suits. According to EW, Fairley will play British oil tycoon Ava Hessington, who recruits Harvey to help fight a lawsuit in the upcoming third season. Don't miss Suits' summer debut on July 16th, and stick with us for more TV buzz from Celebified!
Suits fans have been buzzing all week over the latest casting news surrounding this USA Network smash, as Michelle Fairley will appear on multiple Season 3 episodes as an oil company executive. Read More... http://www.tvfanatic.com/2013/06/gabriel-macht-teases-suits-season-3-the-british-are-here/
Donna of 'Suits' impresses Annie of 'Covert Affairs' with her skill to gain info about the latter as they run into each other in a restroom. Read More... http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/00061007.html
Someone used to the deadly troubles of "Game of Thrones" can surely take on the legal shark-infested waters of "Suits," right? Michelle Fairley, best known for her role as Lady Catelyn Stark on the HBO series, will play a recurring role when "Suits" returns for Season 3.Warning: There are necessarily a few big "Game of Thrones" spoilers in the article that follows. Fairley will play the character of Ava Hessington on "Suits," according to casting news from EW.com. Hessington comes into the USA show's world when she hires Harvey Specter (Gabriel Macht) to defend her in a lawsuit that might ruin her family's international oil business.When Fairley joins "Suits" for the July 16 Season 3 premiere episode, she will actually be the second major "Game of Thrones" character to recur on the show. Conleth Hill -- the actor who plays spy-master and eunuch Lord Varys -- became a recurring character in Season 2. He... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/06/game-of-thrones-star-michelle-fairley-will-recur-on-suits-season-3.html
"Suits" will return with new Season 3 episodes this summer, and everything will be different.There's really no way around that after the Season 2 finale, "War," fundamentally altered the firm (Jessica took on a new name partner, passing over Harvey), Harvey and Mike's relationship, and the potential romance between Mike and Rachel.Where is all of this going? A few, fairly vague spoilers point out the direction.In an interview with ETonline.com, the show's actors spilled a lot of the directions seen in Season 3.First of all, things will be very, very bad between Harvey (Gabriel Macht) and Mike (Patrick J. Adams). Their disagreement from the Season 2 finale doesn't go away -- it only escalates. "Harvey lets Mike go. He's done with him," Macht said. "Mike asks for forgiveness but Harvey doesn't want any of it."Harvey is so over Mike, in fact, that he is willing to let the oft-hated Louis Litt (Rick Hoffman) steal... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/05/suits-season-3-spoiler-roundup-harvey-dumps-mike-mike-dates-rachel-and-more.html