’24′ Gets To Its ‘Root(s)’

by | September 24, 2009 at 6:52 AM | TV News

Stephen Root (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Stephen Root (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

24‘ has landed Stephen Root for a multiepisode guest arc, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

In the upcoming 8th season of the Fox drama, Root will play Ben Prady, a Corrections officer in search of a missing parolee.

Root was recently seen as vampire Eddie in the first season of HBO’s True Blood.

The 8th season of ’24′ premieres in January 2010.