Deadline is reporting that Michelle Hurd has signed up for a recurring role for the second season of Lethal Weapon.
The first season synopsis is as follows:
When Texas cop and former Navy SEAL Martin Riggs suffers the loss of his wife and baby, he moves to Los Angeles to start anew. There, he gets partnered with LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh, who, having recently suffered a “minor” heart attack, must avoid any stress in his life.
The report states that Michelle Hurd will be playing the role of Gina Santos, who is brought in as Chief, above Avery, to take some control of the division. She has a past with Murtaugh, and he is somewhat paralysed by her arrival and the sexual tension between them, though it may be just in his head. The report also states that this casting mains Hurd will not be appearing as a series regular for the upcoming third season of Blindspot but she still may have a recurring role on the show.