The 24 vet’s buzzy new pilot Touch has been ordered to series by the network, TVLine has confirmed.
The drama, from Heroes creator Tim Kring, finds Sutherland starring as a father who discovers that his son (David Mazouz) has the ability to predict events before they happen. Danny Glover costars as an expert on children who possess special gifts.
“Touch is another ambitious series from Tim Kring that is beautifully executed and has incredibly resonant themes for our times,” Fox president Kevin Reilly says in a statement. “With Kiefer back on the network as the face and force behind this creative new series, I’m confident it will resonate with viewers this spring.”
Touch is slated to premiere in the spring.