In the Blindspot episode “If Love a Rebel, Death Will Render,” while the team tries to identify an abandoned baby with a tattoo matching one of the Jane’s, Jane (Jaimie Alexander) accuses Oscar (Francois Arnaud) of getting her to set up Mayfair (Marianne Jean-Baptiste) for murder. With Mayfair gone, the team receives a visit from FBI Director Pellington who tells Weller (Sullivan Stapleton) that’s he’s shutting down the Jane Doe project.
Pellington is portrayed by Dylan Baker. He’s known for his roles on The Good Wife (Colin Sweeney), The Mentalist (Bill Peterson), the Chicago PD/Fire shows (Dr. David Arata), Smash (Roger Cartwright), Damages (Jerry Borrman), and Ugly Betty (Bennett Wallis), among many others. Baker is also well recognized for his roles in the films Selma (J. Edgar Hoover), Revolutionary Road (Jack Ordway), Secretariat (Hollis Chenery), Road to Perdition (Alexander Rancce), the Spider-Man movies (Dr. Curt Connors), Todd Solondz’s Happiness (Bill Maplewood) with the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, and The Last of the Mohicans (Capt. De Bougainville). Baker is currently starring in The Americans (William). Blindspot airs Mondays at 10pm on NBC.