September 28, 2009

Omar Miller joins ‘CSI: Miami’ cast

Omar Miller has joined the cast of the television crime drama, CSI: Miami, CBS announced Monday.

Miller is to be a series regular and will first be seen Monday. The actor will portray Walter Simmons, a Louisiana native and art theft specialist who transfers from the night shift to join Horatio's team, the network said.

David Caruso plays Horatio.

Miller's film credits include Shall We Dance, 8 Mile, Transformers, The Express, Miracle at St. Anna, and the upcoming Blood Done Sign My Name and The Sorcerer's Apprentice.

He has appeared on television in Undefeated, The West Wing, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Eleventh Hour.