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Jimmy Smits Books Return to Sons of Anarchy

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Look who else is coming back to Charming!

Following the news that Donal Logue will appear on multiple episodes of Sons of Anarchy Season 6, we can now also confirm that Jimmy Smits will reprise the role of Nero Padilla later this year. On a full-time basis.

Nero with Jax

The charismatic "companionator" cozied up to Gemma on Sons of Anarchy Season 5 and also struck up an alliance with Jax. When we last left him, Nero had returned to his former gang banging ways.

Look for Smits to appear on all 13 Season 6 episodes, as the show heads into production this summer for a fall premiere.

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Vorrei comprare la quinta stagione dei sons of anarchy non la trovo da nessuna parte le altre 4 le ho è poi comprerò tutta la serie quando esce mio num 3802323231 3807878788 milena

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Good decision to keep him on! Just another hotty on the show!:) not only is he talented but he's soo sexy. Love those BAD boys!!

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Wow! Autocorrect really jacked that up. It should say his character is so much fun! Welcome back JS!

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This is BUCKETS of awesome!!!! I heart Jimmy Smitts!! He's carter has been soo fun. Eel one back JS!

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HELL YEAH THE 'COMPAIONATOR' IS COMING BACK GOOD NEWS FOR S.O.A CAN'T WAIT TO SEE WHAT'S GOING TO HAPPEN. JIMMY SMITS IS F'in AWESOME ON THIS SHOW. NERO IS A GOOD FIT FOR GEMMA (THOUGH SHE'S STILL A BITCH) LOL AND A GOOD ALLIE/MENTOR TO JAX WHO CAN HELP OUT THE MC. BRING ON SEASON 6!!!