Per our sister site Deadline, Lind will play Danielle, one of two sisters who have been kidnapped by a truck driver on a remote highway in Montana, triggering an investigation by private detective Cassie Dewell (Pitch‘s Bunbury) and ex-cop Jenny Hoyt (Vikings‘ Winnick).
The Big Sky earned a straight-to-series order in January.
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* Sherri Saum (The Fosters, Locke and Key) will guest-star on Grey’s Anatomy on March 26 as an old friend of Teddy’s, Deadline reports.
* AMC has ordered two seasons of Pantheon, an animated speculative fiction series based on Ken Liu’s short stories about Uploaded Intelligence — or, human consciousness uploaded to the “cloud.” Craig Silverstein (Nikita) will serve as the series creator and showrunner, with the first season following a bullied teen who receives mysterious help from someone online who is revealed to be her recently deceased father.
* Nashville‘s Callie Khouri, T Bone Burnett and Michael Lohmann are developing a TV adaptation of the music-and-true-crime podcast Disgraceland, Deadline reports.
* Dr. Phil, a la Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune, has decided for the time being to tape episodes without a studio audience, due to concerns about the coronavirus.
* YouTube has cancelled its sci-fi drama Impulse after two seasons, showrunner Lauren LeFranc announced on Twitter.
* Netflix has released a trailer (below) for Altered Carbon: Resleeved, an anime series inspired by the streamer’s live-action sci-fi drama. The animated adaptation drops Thursday, March 19.
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