The actor has landed a recurring role as Brooke's father in the CW drama, Hollywood Life reports.
Details of Burgi's storyline have not yet been revealed but he is expected to have a difficult relationship with Brooke (Sophia Bush).
Burgi previously starred as Karl in Desperate Housewives, while his other television credits include Harper's Island, 24, Las Vegas, Point Pleasant, Judging Amy and The Sentinel.
Elsewhere, Barbara Alyn Woods is expected to return to the show for one episode as Nathan's mother Deb.
Andrew Elvis Miller and Chad Michael Murray, Tyler Hilton, Allison Munn, Scott Holroyd, Devin McGee and Paul Johansson.
The show is due to return to The CW in midseason.