LOST alum Terry O’Quinn is set as a lead opposite Ramon Rodriguez in Fox’s drama pilot Gang Related. Written by Chris Morgan, directed by Allen Hughes and exec produced by Brian Grazer, Gang Related centers on Ryan Lopez (Rodriguez), a gang member sent in to infiltrate the San Francisco Police Department. O’Quinn plays Sam Chapel, a tough, dynamic police chief who oversees the Gang Task Force. He replaces Tom Berenger, who was originally tapped for the role but exited after the table read. (via Deadline)
Terry O’Quinn is now on Twitter.
Henry Ian Cusick will be joining The Mentalist for a 3-episode arc where he’ll play Tommy Volker, a rich thrill-seeker possibly tied to a TV reporter’s murder.