Deadline is reporting that Raymond J. Barry has been cast in a recurring role in the upcoming third season of USA Network drama series Shooter.
The second season took place a year after the first season, where Bob Lee Swagger was framed for an attempted assassination of the President of the United States. Living the quiet life with his family in Texas, Swagger is invited to Germany to honour one of his old military friends. After a tragic attack, Swagger is on a mission to find those responsible before things get any worse. In the third season, Bob Lee struggles to put an end to the events of Season 2, a nemesis reveals mysterious details surrounding his father Earl’s death, leading him towards a startling conspiracy that hits close to home.
Raymond J. Barry (whose credits include Justified and Ice) will be playing the role of August Russo. Formerly a member of Earl Swagger’s unit in Vietnam, August now uses the skills he developed in wartime to train operatives at a secret facility. Barry joins new cast member Felisha Terrell for the upcoming season.
Shooter stars Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten, Omar Epps, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Beverly D’Angelo and Josh Stewart.