Natalie Martinez (Under The Dome, End Of Watch) has signed on to ABC’s drama pilot Secrets & Lies, which has a series penalty. She’ll join Ryan Phillipe who just closed a deal to topline the project. An adaptation of the upcoming Australian crime mystery series, Secrets & Lies centers on a family man (Phillippe) who becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a young boy when he finds the body. He has no choice but to try to find the real killer as his marriage, his kids, his reputation, and his sanity are all at stake. Martinez will play Jess, the child’s devastated mother. She will be seen in FilmDistrict and Endgame Entertainment’s upcoming sci-fi thriller Selfless. Martinez is repped by WME and Mosaic.
Brian Wiles has joined the cast of Ed Burns’ TNT pilot Public Morals, executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Set in 1967 in New York City’s Public Morals Division, it centers on cop Terry Muldoon (Burns), who is determined to raise his sons to be honest and hardworking as he deals with the dark underbelly of the vice world. Wiles is coming off a recurring role on CBS’ Person Of Interest. He is repped by Bret Adams Agency and Shelter Entertainment.
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