Scoop: Rachelle Lefevre Joins Under the Dome

rachelleRachelle Lefevre (A Gifted Man, Off the Map) is making her way Under the Dome, CBS’ anticipated summer series based on Stephen King’s 2009 novel.

The 13-episode drama takes place in the New England community of Chester’s Mill, which inexplicably finds itself trapped beneath a massive, transparent barrier. Chaos soon breaks out.

Lefevre plays an investigative reporter living in the leafy town.

The actress joins an ever-growing cast that includes Breaking Bad’s Dean Norris, Pan Am‘s Mike VogelTrue Blood‘s Aisha Hinds, Life Unexpected‘s Britt RobertsonCSI: NY‘s Natalie MartinezSupernatural‘s Colin FordJolene Purdy (Gigantic) and Nicholas Strong (Nashville).

Neal Baer will serve as an exec producer alongside Steven Spielberg and Lost‘s Jack Bender.