The Mentalist Recruits 'Supernatural' Actor -- Casting Spoilers

The Mentalist Recruits 'Supernatural' Actor -- Casting Spoilers

Rob Benedict, also known as Chuck on the CW's Supernatural lands a role on The Mentalist -- EW. com learned exclusively.

Benedict will play Paul Friedman, an adjunct professor and PhD candidate who works in the same lab where a student was murdered.

He will appear on the procedural on mid-February with the episode titled "Red in Tooth and Claw".

An all new 'The Mentalist' airs every Sunday on CBS.