Gabrielle Union joins cast of ABC's FlashForward

ABC announced that Gabrielle Union (Meet Dave, NBC's Life) is joining the cast of ABC's sci-fi drama FlashForward in the recurring role of Zoey, a criminal defense attorney who will have a romantic arc on the show.

Here's part of the official announcement:

"We're thrilled that Gabrielle is joining our cast," said executive producer David S. Goyer. "When we met with her, we immediately knew she was our Zoey. She's witty, soulful and beautiful. I've been wanting to work with her for a long time."

FlashForward premieres Sept. 24 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

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