James Van Der Beek scrubs up for "Mercy"
By Nellie Andreeva
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "Dawson's Creek" veteran James Van Der Beek has joined the cast of NBC's freshman medical drama "Mercy."
In a major recurring role that could become regular, he will play the hospital's new womanizing ICU chief who harbors a dark secret. "Mercy," which chronicles the lives of several nurses, has been picked up for a full season.
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