Marc Anthony Joins Cast of TV's 'Hawthorne'

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Following an appearance as a guest star in two seasons of TV series "Hawthorne" last season, Marc Anthony has joined the cast of the TNT drama for its third season this June.

Anthony will again play the role of police detective Nick Renata, who investigated a couple of criminal cases involving the hospital. "Hawthorne" features Jada Pinkett-Smith as Christina Hawthorne, Chief Nursing officer of James River Hospital. The show premiered on TNT in summer of 2009.

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Anthony is no stranger to acting, with roles in films like Martin Scorcese's "Bringing Out the Dead" and Tony Scott's "Man on Fire." This is his first time as a cast member on a television series.