Rhys Ifans wll reprise his role in the second season of Elementary, the modern day adaptation of super sleuth Sherlock Holmes.
The 46-year-old Welsh actor and musician made his debut as Holmes' brother Mycroft Holmes in the show’s recent new season premiere in the US.
Speaking at TV industry event PaleyFest: Made in NY, Elementary creator and producer Robert Doherty confirmed that viewers can expect more Mycroft throughout the show's second run.
"You'll see him a couple more times in the first 12 (episodes) and four more times in the back 12," Doherty explained.
Elementary stars Jonny Lee Miller as Sherlock with Lucy Liu as Joan Watson, a female version of the traditional Holmes’ assistant, John Watson.
Elementary returns to Sky Living on Tuesday October 22nd.
Here's a US promo for the show's second season: