The Big Love actress — whose DirecTV murder-for-hire series Hit & Miss will not be returning for a second season — will play Catherine, a detective who possesses a deep understanding of the serial killers she hunts.
X-Files vet Glen Morgan penned the script for the pilot, which is based on the Danish series Den Som Dræber. Morgan will serve as an exec producer alongside Imagine TV’s Brian Grazer and Francie Calfo. The pilot shoots this fall in Pittsburgh under the direction of Joe Carnahan (The Grey).
Sevigny is currently co-starring as a psycho nymph in FX’s American Horror Story: Asylum.