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Exclusive: Kyle MacLachlan Joins NBC's J.J. Abrams-Produced Drama Pilot Believe

Believe NBC Pilot Cast Kyle MacLachlanKyle MacLachlan has landed one of the final roles in Believe, NBC’s drama pilot from J.J. Abrams, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The project focuses on an unlikely relationship between a gifted young girl (newcomer Johnny Sequoyah) and a man (Savages‘ Jake McLaughlin) sprung from prison who has been tasked with protecting her from the evil elements that hunt her power.

Twin Peaks and Desperate Housewives alum MacLachlan — who’s currently recurring on CBS’ The Good Wife — will play Skouras, a mysterious billionaire with an even more mysterious agenda.

The cast also includes Delroy Lindo, Jamie Chung and Sienna Guillory.

Alfonso Cuaron penned the script and will serve as an EP alongside Abrams and Bryan Burk.