CBS has given a 13-episode straight-to-series order to Blood & Treasure, an hourlong serialized action-adventure series for premiere in summer 2019.

It will fill the void left by the cancellation of CBS’ summer thriller drama Zoo after three seasons, and will join Salvation, which was renewed for a second season. Blood & Treasure, is keeping in line with CBS’ brand of popcorn entertainment series for the summer.

Written by Matt Federman & Stephen Scaia, Blood & Treasure, which hails from CBS Television Studios, centers on a brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief who team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. As they crisscross the globe hunting their target, they unexpectedly find themselves in the center of a 2,000-year-old battle for the cradle of civilization.

Federman and Scaia executive produce along with showrunner Taylor Elmore, Ben Silverman, Marc Webb, who is directing, and Mark Vlasic.

Blood & Treasure will be distributed domestically by CBS Television Distribution and worldwide by CBS Studios International.

Federman and Scaia are repped by Circle of Confusion and CAA.