Lyric Ross (Chicago Fire) will be a series regular when NBC drama This Is Us when the show returns for a third season.
Ross plays Deja, the Pearson’s newest addition from the foster care system who debuted in season two. Ross has also appeared in USA Network’s Sirens and NBC show Chicago Fire.
This is Us is an incredible critical success and continues to be so, season 2 was also nominated for eight Emmy Awards, including best drama series and series stars Sterling K. Brown and Milo Ventimiglia both receiving nominations in best actor in a drama series category, with Brown having won the award last year. Ron Cephas Jones will also compete against Gerald McRaney in the guest actor in a drama series category, with McRaney having won that award last year as well.
This Is Us Season 3 will return to NBC on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 9 p.m. E.T