Ian McShane Joining Showtime's 'Ray Donovan'

Golden Globe Winner for 'Deadwood' to Have Full-Season Arc

Ian McShane, Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee for his role as Al Swearengen on HBO's Deadwood, will join Showtime's drama series Ray Donovan for its third season, the premium network announced today.

In season 3 of the hit show, which starts production on Jan. 26, McShane will portray Malcolm Finney, a billionaire movie producer who hires Ray (Liev Schreiber) to extricate his family from a catastrophic situation. The character will have a season-long arc on the show, Showtime said.

In addition to winning the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Television Drama, McShane also garnered Emmy and SAG award nominations for his work on Deadwood. He  also starred in Starz's Emmy-nominated The Pillars of the Earth, for which he received a Golden Globe nomination, and in FX's award-winning anthology series American Horror Story.