Once Upon a Time Season 2: [SPOILER] Bumped Up to a Series Regular!
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Once Upon a Time Season 2: [SPOILER] Bumped Up to a Series Regular!

Once Upon a Time already had one of the sexiest casts on TV, and the hotness factor is only going up in Season 2.

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One of the most highly anticipated new characters this season is Captain Hook, who will be played by uber-sexy Irishman Colin O’Donoghue. As we see in this preview of the season and this sneak peek photo, he's pretty damned drool-worthy. Man can definitely pull off the guy-liner. Plus, he's a villain, and OUAT has a great track record with making villains fascinating and fun.

The point is, although he's not showing up on screen until Season 2, Episode 4: “The Crocodile,” we're pretty much already giant fans of the character.

That's why we squee-d out loud when Entertainment Weekly announced that Colin O’Donoghue has been promoted from recurring cast member to series regular for the "back nine" episode of the season.

That's right guys: Hook is sticking around, and he's gonna be important! And if he's a series regular, that means they've got to bring in Peter Pan and Tinkerbell at some point, right? (Also, could this mean he's a potential love interest for Emma's [Jennifer Morrison] or someone else?)

Colin recently tweeted about the news, saying, "Hey everyone. Thanks for the lovely comments! Delighted to be in the OUAT family! Go team #Hookers!!!!!!!!"

Go Team "Hookers" (ha!) indeed. Are you happy about this news?

Catch the next new episode of Once Upon a Time on Sunday, October 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

Source: Entertainment Weekly, @Colinodonoghue1

Rebecca Martin is an editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow her on Twitter @BeccaMartin47.

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