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AiF member Brett Tucker has landed a recurring role in FX period drama The Americans.
Tucker joins the cast in the fifth season of the popular show about the complex marriage of two KGB spies posing as Americans in suburban Washington D.C. shortly after Ronald Reagan is elected President.
According to Deadline, Tucker is set to play Ben Stobert, 'a charming, intelligent and passionate scientist, whose work goes deeper than it seems.'
The Melbourne-born actor is currently in his hometown filming the ABC drama series Newton's Law with Claudia Karvan.