Joshua Jackson joins `The Affair`

Los Angeles: US-Canadian actor Joshua Jackson has landed a role in TV series `The Affair`.

The 35-year-old will play Cole, a tough cowboy who manages a ranch in Long Island that has been in the family for many generations, reports

This will mark Jackson`s first role on TV since his science fiction TV series `Fringe` went off air in January.

In `The Affairs`, Cole is married to Allison, a pancake house employee - a role essayed by Ruth Wilson.