Jack Coleman is the first star to be confirmed to return for the upcoming miniseries Heroes Reborn, a reboot of sci-fi drama Heroes.
Digital Spy reports that Coleman, who played former company agent Noah Bennett - aka HRG and father of Hayden Panettiere's Claire, has signed on to reprise the role.
Original showrunner Tim Kring is also set to return for the 13-episode run, which is expected to premiere in 2015.
An online prequel leading up to the television broadcast has also been announced by NBC.
Many of the original stars of Heroes, including Zachary Quinto and Milo Ventimiglia, are rumoured to be returning for the reboot.