Evans will appear in a second season episode of NBC‘s dark fantasy drama reports Entertainment Weekly. The actress will play Mia, a powerful Royal who arrives in Portland to see Captain Renard (Caprica‘s Sasha Roiz). Mia and Renard have history together and the Captain soon suspects there is more to Mia’s arrival in Portland than she’s letting on.
Evans recently completed a stint in supernatural series The Vampire Diaries in which she played Esther, the matriarch of the Original vampire family; Esther was determined to kill the monsters she helped create hundreds of years ago. Evans has also appeared in Lost and Brothers & Sisters.