The pilot, executive produced by Cooper, follows Brian Sinclair (McDorman) as he discovers the power of the mysterious drug NZT and is coerced into using his newfound drug-enhanced abilities to solve weekly cases for the FBI. Harper plays Boyle, a former military officer who is now an FBI asset with experience testing the effects of NZT on FBI Special Agents.
Marc Webb is directing the pilot from a script by Craig Sweeny. CBS TV Studios, K/O Paper Products and Relativity Media produce, with Cooper, Webb, Sweeny, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Heather Kadin, Todd Phillips, Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley and Tom Forman executive producing.
Following the nine-season run of CSI: NY, which ended in 2013, Harper did a two-season stint on USA drama Covert Affairs. He is with Luber Roklin and Innovative.