Pilot Scoop: Off the Map's Martin Henderson Joins The Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives

Martin Henderson is preparing to play doctor again.

The Off the Map actor has joined NBC’s The Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives‘ off-cycle pilot, TVLine has learned.

He’ll play Kyle Dunn, a former flight surgeon and astronaut who returns home after a prolonged absence and finds life with his family isn’t what it seems.

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Wives, an evening soap/thriller about three suburban couples affected by a murder, is produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television; Entourage‘s Perrey Reeves and Soul Food‘s Nicole Ari Parker have been cast as two of the wives.

Henderson, who hails from New Zealand, played clinic-running doc Ben Keever in ABC’s short-lived medical drama, Off the Map. In addition to appearing in an episode of House, the actor has had roles on several Australian dramas, including Big Sky and Sweat.