‘The Haunted Hour’ Alum Matt Angel Joins USA’s ‘Complications’ (Exclusive)

The actor books a potentially recurring role on the Matt Nix drama set to debut in 2015

Last Updated: October 21, 2014 @ 8:32 PM

The Hub’s “R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour” actor Matt Angel has joined USA Network’s “Complications” in a potentially recurring role, TheWrap has learned exclusively.

From “Burn Notice” creator Matt Nix and Fox Television Studios, “Complications” centers around John Ellison (Jason O’Mara), a disillusioned suburban ER doctor who finds his existence transformed when he intervenes in a drive-by shooting, saving a young boy’s life and killing one of his attackers.

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When Ellison learns the boy is the son of an influential gang leader and is still a target, he is compelled to save him at any cost. Ellison soon discovers that his own life – and his outlook on medicine – may never be the same.

Angel will play Wes, a manipulative, calculating conman who has never worked an honest day in his life.

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Aside from O’Mara, Angel joins regular cast members Jessica Szohr, Beth Riesgraf and Lauren Stamile.

In addition to starring on several episodes of horror anthology series “The Haunting Hour,” Angel’s long list of TV appearances include Nickelodeon’s “Big Time Rush,” Nick’s “Victorious,” MTV movie “My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2” and A&E’s “Longmire.”

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“Complications” will debut in 2015.

APA, Coast to Coast and Trademark Talent represent Angel.