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Bradley Cooper is returning to Limitless on CBS

If you were hoping to catch more of Bradley Cooper on CBS’ new series “Limitless” this year, you’re in luck. The popular actor an Academy Award nominee will return to the series this season to reprise his role as Sen. Edward Morra. Cooper is also an executive producer on the series.

Sen. Edward Morra will appear in the episode “Side Effects May Include…,” and it will air on Tuesday, Oct. 27 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT). The news was announced today by LIMITLESS executive producer Craig Sweeny at the series’ New York Comic Con panel at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City.

Cooper appeared in the series premiere of LIMITLESS as Sen. Morra, who provided Brian Finch (Jake McDorman) with a temporary inoculation from the severe side effects of the brain-enhancing drug NZT, and hinted he had future plans for Brian. In the upcoming episode, as Brian’s physical and mental health begin to deteriorate again, Morra demands a high price in exchange for another inoculation.

Cooper originated the character of Edward “Eddie” Morra in the 2011 feature film of “Limitless,” playing a struggling writer who unlocks his brain’s full potential when he begins taking NZT.

LIMITLESS is Tuesday’s most-watched new show, averaging 13.10 million viewers with live +3-day ratings.

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