Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio will co-star opposite Jake McDorman and Jennifer Carpenter in CBS’ drama pilot Limitless, based on the 2011 feature starring Bradley Cooper. 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. Mastrantonio will play Nasreen ‘Naz’ Awad, a former prosecutor who joined the FBI in her mid-30s and serves as the Special Agent in Charge of the division that investigates and tracks NZT.
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.