Terry O'Quinn to Lead FOX Drama Pilot GANG RELATED
Deadline reports that Terry O'Quinn has signed on to star in FOX's upcoming drama pilot GANG RELATED. The 'Lost' alum will join previously announced cast member Ramon Rodriguez. Chris Morgan penned the script for the project from 20th TV and Imagine TV.
Directed by AlLen Hughes and executive produced by Brian Grazer, the drama will follow "Ryan Lopez (Rodriguez), a gang member sent in to infiltrate the San Francisco Police Department." O'Quinn will portray Sam Chapel, described as "a tough, dynamic police chief who oversees the Gang Task Force." TOM BERENGER was originally cast in the role but left the project following the table read.
O'Quinn made his debut in a 1980 television movie called F.D.R.: The Last Year. Since then, he has had guest roles on TV shows such as Miami Vice, The Twilight Zone, Tales of the Unexpected, The West Wing, Star Trek: The Next Generation, JAG, Remington Steele, The X Files, Falling Skies, and the 2010 version of Hawaii Five-0. He recently starred in the ABC Supernatural drama series 666 Park Avenue.