Goth icon Marilyn Manson is the perfect pick for a guest starring role on WGN's series Salem. Manson will portray a barber/surgeon named Thomas Dinley. Sounds as grisly as we would hope.

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Marilyn Manson is no stranger to the acting world, with features in The MatrixCSIThe Vampire Diaries and more.

Manson already has a hand in the witch trial-themed drama, co-composing Salem's opening theme, "Cupid Carries A Gun." Production on the third season of Salem has begun in Shreveport, LA, with a release date yet to be announced.