Anna Hopkins (Defiance) is set to join Syfy Space Opera The Expanse in a recurring role.
A police detective in the asteroid belt, the first officer of an interplanetary ice freighter and an earth-bound United Nations executive slowly discover a vast conspiracy that threatens the Earth’s rebellious colony on the asteroid belt.
Hopkins will join the book adaption as Monica, a charming and savvy journalist who has a way of convincing her subjects to let their guard down. She will debut midway through Season 3 when she is assigned to document Holden’s (Steven Strait) administration of the Rocinante.
Anna Hopkins will soon be seen in Shadowhunters on Freeform where she will play Lilith. The Expanse season three is set premiere sometime in 2018.