Steven Weber is set for a season-long co-starring role in Murder In The First, TNT’s drama pilot co-created by Steven Bochco and Eric Lodal. Emmy winner Thomas Schlamme has come on board to direct the pilot, a murder mystery set in contemporary San Francisco that centers on two SFPD homicide detectives, Terry Seagrave (Taye Diggs) and Hildy Mulligan (Kathleen Robertson), as they take on a case that seems more like a maze. Weber, repped by UTA and Brillstein Entertainment, will play Bill Wilkerson, Applicon CEO’s all-American personal pilot who is very protective of his boss. Playing a pilot is a familiar territory for Weber who portrayed one on the long-running NBC comedy series Wings.Also cast in the TNT pilot is child actress Mimi Kirkland (Safe Haven) as Hildy’s daughter. She is with Industry ans Kids Unlimited.
Steven Weber Joins TNT Pilot ‘Murder In The First’, Thomas Schlamme To Direct
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