Updated: Two-time Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe- and Emmy Award-winning actress Judy Davis (Husbands and Wives, Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows) will be a recurring guest star on Fox‘s event series 24: Live Another Day, which debuts in the spring. Davis will portraying Margot, a British national and the widow of a notorious terrorist. (Earlier, the network said she would play a German arms dealer, but the character evolved since the role was conceived).
As previously announced, Kim Raver, William Devane and Mary Lynn Rajskub will reunite with star Kiefer Sutherland to reprise their 24 roles in the new edition, set in London, taking up Jack Bauer’s story four years after the events of 24‘s final season and also playing out in real time.
24: Live Another Day is a production of Teakwood Lane Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television and Imagine Television. Howard Gordon, Evan Katz, Manny Coto, David Fury, Robert Cochran, Brian Grazer, Jon Cassar and Kiefer Sutherland will executive produce. The original series, which had its last American broadcast on May 24, 2010, was created by Joel Surnow and Cochran. Judy Davis is represented by: ICM Partners and Ann Churchill Brown at Shanahan Management