By James Hibberd
February 05, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST
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Emmy-winning TV actor Timothy Busfield is entering the Monroe Republic. Or perhaps the Georgia Federation? One of those.

The West Wing, Studio 60 and Thirtysomething actor has landed a guest spot on NBC’s Revolution.

Busfield will play Dr. Ethan Camp, a “brilliant doctor protecting a devastating secret.” He joins another familiar TV name guest-starring in the second half the of the season, Leslie Hope, who was previously announced as playing President Foster — the tough, seasoned leader of the Monroe Republic rival The Georgia Federation.

Revolution returns to NBC on March 25. Meanwhile, Revolution got some unexpected Twitter action Sunday after the Super Bowl suffered a partial power failure at the Superdome. In case you missed it, here’s NBC’s contribution to the online conversation:

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