Smallville’s Cassidy Freeman Will Hook-Up on THE PLAYBOY CLUB

According to TV Line, actress Cassidy Freeman, who played Tess Mercer on the long-running WB/CW series Smallville, will appear in the new fall NBC series THE PLAYBOY CLUB.

She will play the recurring character of Frances Dunhill, starting in the third episode of the new show. Frances is described as “a Chicago socialite who begins a ‘for-show-only’ relationship with Nick Dalton (Eddie Cibrian)”. It is said this arrangement will benefit them both, as Nick runs for public office and Frances labors to please her father all the hiding a secret.

There is a possibility that Freeman, as well as Katee Sackhoff and Lou Diamond Phillips, might be seen on the cable channel A&E in the proposed Longmire pilot, which has yet to be picked up by the netlet.

In the meantime, fans can keep a watchful eye out for The Playboy Club when it debuts on NBC on September 19 at 10 PM.