Scoop: Fox's Terra Nova Taps Tudors Star

British actor Rod Hallett, best known for his role on Showtime’s The Tudors, has landed a full-time gig on Fox’s upcoming prehistoric drama Terra Nova.

The series revolves around an ordinary family — Jim Shannon (Jason O’Mara), his wife Elisabeth (Shelley Conn) and their kids — who go on a journey back in time as part of a daring experiment to save the human race.

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