Lyric Ross has been upped from a recurring role in NBC’s This Is Us to series regular for the show’s third season. Ross, who plays Déjà, a girl from foster care who was adopted by Randall and Beth Pearson (Sterling K. Brown and Susan Kelechi Watson), is the second regular added to the upcoming season. As Deadline states, Melanie Liburd, who was part of last season as Beth’s cousin, Zoe, will also become a permanent member of the series.
The third season of This Is Us will air on NBC September 25.
Ross can also be seen in the indie film Canal Street starring Empire‘s Bryshere Y. Gray as well as Mekhi Phifer, Mykelti Williamson, Michael Beach, Lance Reddick and Jamie Hector.