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'House M.D.' Adds 'Brothers and Sisters' Star as Regular

July 26, 2011 (7:35 am) GMT
Odette Yustman, who portrayed Annie in some episodes of the canceled show, will play a new doctor in House's team.

"" has recruited an actress to be a new doctor for its eighth season. It has been confirmed that is added to the cast ensemble as a series regular starting this fall. While details of her role are still kept under wraps, it is said that her character will meet 's House behind the bars and become a member of his team of diagnosticians.

This marks the first regular addition to the cast ensemble since , and were promoted in season 4. The FOX hit medical drama show is additionally looking for an actress to fill the role of Dean of Medicine, which was recently left vacant by .

Odette has previously appeared in several episode of "", which was canceled by ABC earlier this year. She happens to be married to the show's alum .

The "" beauty also lands a role on another FOX series "". Words are, there is a deal made to allow her to do the rookie comedy show should it be picked up for a second season, while doing "House M.D." as well.

Season 8 of "House M.D." will premiere Monday, October 3 at 9 P.M. ET/PT.

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