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Exclusive: Sopranos Vet Michael Imperioli Joins Jason Katims' NBC Medical Drama Pilot County

Michael Imperioli CountyEmmy-winning Sopranos vet Michael Imperioli has checked in at County, NBC’s hospital-based drama pilot from Friday Night Lights and Parenthood boss Jason Katims.

The project chronicles the lives of a group of young doctors, nurses, and administrators in a troubled LA County Hospital. Imperioli, last seen in ABC’s cop drama Detroit 1-8-7, will play Dr. Mercer, a veteran attending physician overseeing the incoming interns.

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The impressive ensemble also includes Jason Ritter (Parenthood), Michael B. Jordan (Friday Night Lights), Jess Weixler (Medium, Law & Order), Agam Darshi (Sanctuary) and Aimee Garcia (Dexter).