Stephen Macht will appear in an episode of the third season of Suits alongside his son Gabriel who plays Harvey Specter.

The 71 year old is a film and television actor having starred in Knots Landing, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, General Hospital and Cagney & Lacey.

Gabriel Macht has tweeted a number of photographs on set with his dad saying its "awesome" to have him there.

Catch Suits on RTÉ Two Tuesdays at 9pm.