CNET is reporting that Chuck star Zachary Levi has been cast in an unspecified role in NBC’s upcoming Heroes revival Heroes Reborn. Levi’s casting is the first of many announcements NBC plans to make surrounding the revival that is set to air summer of 2015. Jack Coleman who played Noah Bennet in the original series is also slated to return but so far he’s the only original cast member confirmed to return.
Zachary Levi is best known for his role in the NBC spy comedy Chuck in which he played a hapless geek who through an accident becomes a target for the NSA and C.IA. Heroes was a Superhero drama aired by NBC in September 2006 it focused on ordinary people gaining extraordinary powers and how they came to grips with them whilst also being tasked with saving the world. It lasted four seasons before it was cancelled by NBC in February 2010.