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Danny Glover to Guest on NBC’s ‘Ironside’

”Lethal Weapon“ star Glover will play Ironside’s father in a flashback sequence

Danny Glover is heading to “Ironside.”

The “Lethal Weapon” star has been booked as a guest star on NBC’s revamp of the crime drama, which stars Blair Underwood as wheelchair-bound cop Robert Ironside.

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On the episode, which bears the title “Minor Infractions,” Glover will play Frank, Robert Ironside’s father. In a flashback sequence that shed light on Ironside’s family history, Frank will be seen in the last days before he enters prison.

“Ironside,” which also stars Spencer Grammer, Pablo Schreiber ad Neal Bledsoe, premieres Oct. 2 at 10 p.m.