Covert Affairs’s Eion Bailey Is Headed To ONCE UPON A TIME

Eion Bailey from Covert Affairs fame will guest star in ABC’s forthcoming ONCE UPON A TIME, TV Guide has shared. The series is scheduled to premiere this month on ABC. Once Upon a Time follows the evil Queen (Lana Parrilla) as she cast spells on the fairytale characters of Storeybrook, Maine, leaving them without any idea of who they really are.

Actor Eion Bailey will join the cast as a guest star known as “the stranger.” Not much else was revealed surrounding Bailey’s character. The actor is slated to appear in the ninth episode of the freshman season, in a multi-episode arc.

In addition to his new role in Once Upon a Time, Bailey has also appeared over the years in USA’s Covert Affairs as Ben Mercer, Law and Order: Criminal Intent in the role of Adam Winter, the 2010 TV series Dirty Little Secrets as Jack, as well as episodes of Cold Case, Numb3rs, CSI:NY, ER as Jake Scanlon, Without a Trace, Significant Others, and the TV mini-series Band of Brothers.

Once Upon a Time, from Lost creators Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis, starring Ginnifer Goodwin (Robot Chicken, Big Love), and Jennifer Morrison (House M.D., How I Met Your Mother) premieres Sunday, October 23rd on ABC at 8/7c.