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Blindspot taps Ronda Rousey for guest spot

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Ronda Rousey is bringing her particular set of skills to the small screen.

The MMA fighter will guest-star in an upcoming episode of Blindspot, EW has learned.

Rousey will play Devon Penberthy, a female prison inmate who grew up in a working-class family from the White Mountains of New Hampshire and is serving time for transporting weapons across state lines. She is a tough, athletic woman who knows how to fight and handle a weapon.

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Rousey, who will appear in an episode slated for early May, is no stranger to using her skills for entertainment, having roles in Furious 7, the Entourage movie, and on Drunk History.

Blindspot airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.