Rules of Engagement‘s Adhir Kalyan will help bring Fox’s Frankenstein pilot to life.
The contemporary retelling of the Gothic tale follows Ray Pritchard, a morally corrupt cop who is given a second chance at life when he is brought back from the dead. Now younger and stronger, Pritchard will have to choose between his old temptations and his new sense of purpose.
Per our sister site Deadline, Kalyan will play Otto Goodwin, a brilliant Internet billionaire who, with his bioengineer twin sister Mary, seize the challenge of reanimating a dead man.
Kalyan’s previous TV credits also include Nip/Tuck and Aliens in America.