Leonard Roberts (American Crime Story: The People v O.J. Simpson) is set to join Season 5 of Major Crimes in a recurring role.
Roberts is set to play Commander Leo Mason. Described as handsome, intelligent and charismatic, Mason heads up the Criminal Intelligence Division of the LAPD and, along with Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), is being considered for the job of New Assistant Chief. The role will recur for Season 5 with an option to return as a regular in Season 6.
Major Crimes centers on a special unit of Los Angeles Police Department whose detectives are responsible for investigating high-profile crimes.