The cast of Quantico just got even hotter. One of modeling’s biggest stars, Jon Kortajarena, is joining the hit ABC drama series, which stars Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra. The 31-year-old model, who hails from Bilbao, Spain, plays Felix Cordova, a senior legislative assistant for the Speaker of the House on the popular show.
VER GALERÍA Jon has joined the popular ABC show that stars Priyanka Chopra Photo: Instagram/@kortajarenajon
Priyanka announced that Jon was joining the cast last month via Twitter sharing a selfie with her handsome co-star. Alongside the photo, she wrote: “Top secret no more… Welcome @jonkortajarena aka Felix to the #Quantico cast!” That same day, the model posted a picture with Meghan Markle’s gal pal, which he captioned, “So excited to be part of the cast of #Quantico. Thanks to @priyankachopra and the all team for the warm welcome. The 10th of April you can see my first episode on #ABC.” Prior to his debut on the thrilling show, Jon opened up about his role on Facebook telling fans, “I can't wait for all of you to know Felix.. we have a very different point of view in politics, but I end up loving him so much.”
VER GALERÍA The model has walked for a number of high-end designers including Balmain Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Jon has previously appeared on Skins and in Colin Firth’s 2009 film, A Single Man, in addition to Fergie's M.I.L.F. $ and Madonna's Girl Gone Wild music videos. The budding star made his first runway appearance walking in the Emporio Armani’s Fall 2004 show. The Quantico actor has also been featured in campaigns for Tom Ford, Balmain, Bulgari and Versace and is a part of the IMG Models family in NYC.