Terry O’Quinn is set to co-star opposite Michael Ealy and Juliette Lewis on the second season of ABC
’s anthology crime drama series Secrets & Lies
, in which detective Andrea Cornell (Lewis) investigates a new crime, the murder of Eric Warner’s (Ealy) wife.
O’Quinn will play Eric’s father, John Warner, a charming and lovable finance magnate and the adoring father of three children. He built his Charlotte private equity firm on a model of honesty and morality and has achieved great success. Now, ready to retire, he’s passing the reins on to his heir apparent and eldest son, Eric (Ealy). However, when the party celebrating Eric’s promotion results in the murder of his wife Kate, John’s plans are abruptly put on hold, as he attempts to lead his family and his company through this shocking tragedy.
Secrets & Lies, from ABC Studios, was developed for American television by Barbie Kligman based on the original Australian series. She executive produces with Aaron Kaplan of Kapital Entertainment, Hoodlum Entertainment’s Tracey Robertson & Nathan Mayfield.
Lost alum O’Quinn, repped by LBI, toplined another ABC/ABC drama project this past pilot season, The Adversaries.