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Eric Johnson: 'Alcatraz' with Michael Eklund!

Eric Johnson: 'Alcatraz' with Michael Eklund!

Rookie Blue star Eric Johnson is set to portray an escaped prisoner alongside Fringe actor Michael Eklund on Fox’s new drama Alcatraz.

The new sci-fi series, produced by J.J. Abrams, follows a cop and a team of FBI agents tracking down a group of Alcatraz prisoners and guards who have surfaced in the present day after disappearing 30 years prior.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Eric Johnson

According to TVGuide, the 32-year-old actor will play Cal Sweeney, a bank robber interested in safety deposit boxes and the secrets they contain.

FYI: The episode is set to air Monday, January 30. Don’t forget to tune in!

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  • Rachel

    so glad, this guy deserves to be more famous!

  • http://www.JustJared.com bygore

    You got the wrong Eric Johnson. There are many of them. There is a mix up.

  • http://www.JustJared.com bygore

    The photos lead you to a different Eric Jonson.

  • http://www.JustJared.com bygore

    photos lead to wrong Eric Johnson

  • http://www.JustJared.com bygore

    Why did you mix up those pics on purpose like that? What are you doing?

  • Fernando

    I’m so glad for Eric. He surely deserves more, he’s great. Been a fan of his since his Smallville days.