Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Michael Angarano has signed up for a recurring role for the upcoming third season of NBC drama series This Is Us.
This Is Us follows the lives of Jack and Rebecca Pearson and their three siblings, Kevin, Kate and Randall (aka The Big Three), with stories stories being told at various times through the present and flashbacks.
Michael Angarno (whose credits include The Knick and Will & Grace) will be playing the role of Nicky, Jack’s brother. Series creator Dan Fogelman has stated previously that the third season will explore Jack’s experience in Vietnam and we are aware that Nicky died in the war, though the how is a mystery, which will potentially be explored in this upcoming season.
This Is Us stars Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Sterling K. Brown, Justin Hartley, Chrissy Metz, Susan Kelechi Watson and Chris Sullivan.