Actress Claudia Black who made her name on the cult classic sci-fi series Farscape has landed a recurring role on the CW series The Originals. Black will play Dahlia, a mysterious and dangerous witch who is the maternal aunt of the Mikaelson siblings. Dahlia helped her younger sister Esther with a fertility spell and took Freya, the oldest daughter, as payment… now Freya is back with the family but baby Hope is now in danger. Black will first appear in the 16th episode of the season.
The Originals airs Mondays at 8 PM on the CW.