Lie To Me’s Mekhi Phifer And Cheech Marin Board PSYCH

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Lie To Me and Torchwood: Miracle Day star Mekhi Phifer, as well as the Cheech Marin, who just showed up in Off The Map, will both be headed to USA’s PSYCH, according to TV Guide. Sharing the exclusive news, the always reliable source shared that Phifer will play the character Drake in Psych’s upcoming sixth season, who is described as “a member of “Blackapella,” the a cappella group Gus (Dulé Hill) belonged to in college.”

Mekhi’s alter ego will come to “town to honor Deacon Jones, to be played by Cheech Marin, “his mentor from childhood. But the deacon is shot while receiving the honor at the local community center, and the group steps in to help Shawn (James Roday) and Gus investigate.” The episode air date for both Mekhi Phifer And Cheech Marin’s guest appearances have yet to be announced.

Meanwhile, the comedy crime series’ new season will also feature actor Jaleel White (Fake It Til You Make It, Family Matters) back in the role of Tony, and Kristy Swanson (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, 3Way) as Marlowe. Actress Liza Lapira (Traffic Lights) will also appear in the new season.

Psych, from creator Steve Franks, will return in its sixth year on USA Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 10/9c.